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The civil engineering : handbook

Author: Wai-Fah Chen; J Y Richard Liew
Publisher: Boca Raton, Fla.[u.a.] CRC Press 2003
Series: New directions in civil engineering.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2. edView all editions and formats
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Packed with formulae, data tables, and definitions, this book covers various areas of civil engineering. It includes material in areas such as coastal engineering, polymeric materials, computer  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Wai-Fah Chen; J Y Richard Liew
ISBN: 0849309581 9780849309588
OCLC Number: 248368514
Notes: Previous ed.: 1995
Description: Getr. Zählung [ca. 1300 S.] Ill., graph. Darst., Kt 26cm
Contents: SECTION I -Engineering Construction Introduction, Donn E. Hancher, University of Kentucky, USA Construction Estimating, James E. Rowings, Jr., Peter Kiewit and Sons, Nebraska, USA Construction Planning and Scheduling, Donn E. Hancher, University of Kentucky, USA Equipment Productivity,Tom Iseley, Blackhawk-Pas, Inc., USA and Sanjiv Gokhale, Vanderbilt University, Tennessee, USA Design and Construction of Concrete Formwork, Arch Alexander, Purdue University, Indiana USA Contracts and Claims, Gary R. Smith, North Dakota State University, USA Construction Automation, Jeffrey S. Russell and Sung-Keun Kim, University of Wisconsin, USA Value Improvement Methods, David Chua, National University of Singapore NEW! SECTION II -Environmental Engineering Introduction-Robert B. Jacko, Purdue University, Indiana USA Water and Wastewater Planning, Robert M. Sykes and E.E. Whitlatch, The Ohio State University, USA Physical Water and Wastewater Treatment Processes, Robert M. Sykes and Harold W. Walker, The Ohio State University, USA Chemical Water and Wastewater Treatment Processes, Robert M. Sykes, Harold W. Walker, and Linda S. Weavers, The Ohio State University, USA Biological Waste Water Treatment Processes, Robert M. Sykes, The Ohio State University, USA, Air Pollution, Robert B. Jacko and Timothy M.C. LaBreche, Purdue University, Indiana, USA Incinerators, Leo Weitzman, LVW Associates, Indiana, USA Solid Waste/Landfills, Vasiliki Keramida, Keramida Environmental, Inc, Indiana, USA SECTION III -Geotechnical Engineering Introduction, Milton E. Harr, Purdue University (retired), Rhode Island, USA Soil Relationships and Classification, Thomas F. Wolff, Michigan State University, USA Accounting for Variability (Reliability), Milton E. Harr, Rhode Island, USA Strength and Deformation, Dana N. Humphrey, University of Maine, USA Groundwater and Seepage, Milton E. Harr, Rhode Island, USA Consolidation and Settlement Analysis, Patrick J. Fox, University of California, Los Angeles, USA Stress Distribution, Milton E. Harr, Rhode Island, USA Stability of Slopes, Roy E. Hunt, Drexel University, Pennsylvania, USA and Richard J. Deschamps, Purdue University, Indiana, USA Retaining Structures, Jonathan D. Bray, University of California, Berkeley, USA Foundations, Bengt H. Fellenius, Urkkada Technology Ltd., Ontario, Canada Geosynthetics, R.D. Holtz, University of Washington, Seattle, USA Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering, Jonathan D. Bray, University of California, Berkeley, USA Geo-Environment, Pedro C. Repetto, Woodward-Clyde Consultants, Colorado, USA In Situ Subsurface Characterization, J. David Frost, Georgia Institute of Technology, USA and Susan E. Burns, University of Virginia, USA In Situ, Testing and Field Instrumentation, Rodrigo Salgado and Marika Santagata, Purdue University, Indiana, USA SECTION IV -Hydraulic Engineering Introduction, Jacques W. Delleur, Purdue University, Indiana, USA Fundamentals of Hydraulics, D.A. Lyn, Purdue University, Indiana, USA Open Channel Hydraulics, Aldo Giorgini, Purdue University, Indiana, USA and Donald D. Gray, West Virginia University, USA Surface Water Hydrology, A.R. Rao Purdue University, Indiana, USA Urban Drainage, A.R. Rao Purdue University, Indiana, USA, C.B. Burke and T.T. Burke, Jr., Engineering Ltd. Illinois, USA Quality of Urban Runoff, Ronald F. Wukash, Purdue University, Indiana, USA NEW! Groundwater Engineering, Jacques W. Delleur, Purdue University, Indiana, USA Sediment Transport in Open Channels, D.A. Lyn, Purdue University, Indiana, USA Coastal Engineering, William L. Wood, Purdue University, Indiana, USA and Guy A. Meadows, University of Michigan, USA Hydraulic Structures, Jacques W. Delleur, Purdue University, Indiana, USA Simulation in Hydraulics and- Hydrology, A.R. Rao, Purdue University, Indiana, USA, C.B. Burke and T.T. Burke, Jr., Engineering Ltd. Illinois, USA Water Resources Planning and Management, J.R. Wright, University of California, Merced, USA and M.H. Houck, George Mason University, Virginia, USA SECTION V -Materials Engineering Introduction, David Ho, National University of Singapore Constituents and Properties of Concrete, C.T. Tam. National University of Singapore NEW! Durability of Concrete, David Ho, National University of Singapore NEW! Special Concrete and Applications, V. Sirivivatnanon Cementitious Technology in Sustainable Development, C.T. Tam and David Ho, National University of Singapore NEW! Wood as a Construction Material, John F. Senft, Purdue University, Indiana, USA Structural Steel, Ian Thomas, Victoria University of Technology, Australia Bituminous Materials and Mixtures, Mang Tia, University of Florida, USA NEW! SECTION VI -Structural Engineering Introduction, J.Y. Richard Liew, National University of Singapore Mechanics of Materials, Austin D.E. Pan, University of Hong Kong and Egor P. Popov, University of California, Berkeley, USA Theory and Analysis of Structures, J.Y. Richard Liew and N.E. Shanmugam, National University of Singapore Design of Steel Structures, E.M. Lui, Syracuse University, New York, USA Cold Formed Steel Structures, J. Rhodes, University of Strathclyde, Scotland and N.E. Shanmugam, National University of Singapore Design of Concrete Structures, Julio A. Ramirez, Purdue University, Indiana, USA Composite Steel-Concrete Structures, Brian Uy, University of New South Wales, Australia and J.Y. Richard Liew, National University of Singapore NEW! Structural Reliability, Ser-Tong Quek, National University of Singapore SECTION VII -Surveying Engineering Introduction, Edward M. Mikhail, Purdue University, Indiana, USA General Mathematical and Physical Concepts, Edward M. Mikhail, Purdue University, Indiana, USA Plane Surveying, Steven D. Johnson and Wesley G. Crawford, Purdue University, Indiana, USA Geodesy, B.H.W. van Gelder, Purdue University, Indiana, USA Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing, J.S. Bethel, Purdue University, Indiana, USA Geographic Information Systems, Jolyon D. Thurgood, Earthwatch, Colorado, USA and J. S. Bethel, Purdue University, Indiana, USA SECTION VIII -Transportation Engineering Introduction, Kumares C. Sinha, Purdue University, Indiana, USA Transportation Planning, David Bernstein, James Mason University, Virginia, USA The Air Transportation System, Robert K. Whitford, Alaska Statewide Planning, USA High-Speed Ground Transportation: Planning and Design Issues, Robert K. Whitford, Alaska Statewide Planning, USA, Matthew G. Karlaftis and Konstantinos Kepaptsoglu, National Technical University of Athens, Greece Urban Transit, Peter G. Furth, Northeastern University, Massachusetts, USA Highway and Airport Pavement Design, T.F. Fwa, National University of Singapore Geometric Design, Said M. Easa, Ryerson Polytechnic University, Ontario, Canada Highway Traffic Operations, Andrzej Tarko, Purdue University, Indiana, USA Intelligent Transportation Systems, Yorgos J. Stephanedes, University of Minnesota, USA Highway Asset Management, Zongzhi Li, Samuel Labi, and Kumares C. Sinha, Purdue University, Indiana, USA NEW! Environmental Considerations During Transportation Planning, Roger L. Wayson, University of Central Florida, USA APPENDICES Mathematics, Symbols, and Physical Constants Societies Ethics INDEX
Series Title: New directions in civil engineering.
Responsibility: CRC. Ed. by W. F. Chen; J.Y. Richard Liew
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