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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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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Wai-Fah Chen; J Y Richard Liew
ISBN: 0849309581 9780849309588
OCLC Number: 248368514
Notes: Previous edition: 1995
Description: Getr. Zählung [ca. 1300 S.] Ill., graph. Darst., Kt 26 cm
Contents: SECTION I -Engineering Construction Introduction, Donn E. Hancher, University of Kentucky, USAConstruction Estimating, James E. Rowings, Jr., Peter Kiewit and Sons, Nebraska, USAConstruction Planning and Scheduling, Donn E. Hancher, University of Kentucky, USAEquipment Productivity,Tom Iseley, Blackhawk-Pas, Inc., USA and Sanjiv Gokhale, Vanderbilt University, Tennessee, USADesign and Construction of Concrete Formwork, Arch Alexander, Purdue University, Indiana USAContracts and Claims, Gary R. Smith, North Dakota State University, USAConstruction Automation, Jeffrey S. Russell and Sung-Keun Kim, University of Wisconsin, USAValue Improvement Methods, David Chua, National University of Singapore NEW!SECTION II -Environmental Engineering Introduction-Robert B. Jacko, Purdue University, Indiana USAWater 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, USAChemical Water and Wastewater Treatment Processes, Robert M. Sykes, Harold W. Walker, and Linda S. Weavers, The Ohio State University, USABiological 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, USAIncinerators, Leo Weitzman, LVW Associates, Indiana, USASolid Waste/Landfills, Vasiliki Keramida, Keramida Environmental, Inc, Indiana, USASECTION III -Geotechnical Engineering Introduction, Milton E. Harr, Purdue University (retired), Rhode Island, USASoil Relationships and Classification, Thomas F. Wolff, Michigan State University, USAAccounting for Variability (Reliability), Milton E. Harr, Rhode Island, USAStrength and Deformation, Dana N. Humphrey, University of Maine, USAGroundwater and Seepage, Milton E. Harr, Rhode Island, USAConsolidation and Settlement Analysis, Patrick J. Fox, University of California, Los Angeles, USAStress Distribution, Milton E. Harr, Rhode Island, USAStability of Slopes, Roy E. Hunt, Drexel University, Pennsylvania, USA and Richard J. Deschamps, Purdue University, Indiana, USARetaining Structures, Jonathan D. Bray, University of California, Berkeley, USAFoundations, Bengt H. Fellenius, Urkkada Technology Ltd., Ontario, CanadaGeosynthetics, R.D. Holtz, University of Washington, Seattle, USAGeotechnical Earthquake Engineering, Jonathan D. Bray, University of California, Berkeley, USAGeo-Environment, Pedro C. Repetto, Woodward-Clyde Consultants, Colorado, USAIn Situ Subsurface Characterization, J. David Frost, Georgia Institute of Technology, USA and Susan E. Burns, University of Virginia, USAIn Situ, Testing and Field Instrumentation, Rodrigo Salgado and Marika Santagata, Purdue University, Indiana, USASECTION IV -Hydraulic Engineering Introduction, Jacques W. Delleur, Purdue University, Indiana, USAFundamentals of Hydraulics, D.A. Lyn, Purdue University, Indiana, USAOpen Channel Hydraulics, Aldo Giorgini, Purdue University, Indiana, USA and Donald D. Gray, West Virginia University, USASurface Water Hydrology, A.R. Rao Purdue University, Indiana, USAUrban Drainage, A.R. Rao Purdue University, Indiana, USA, C.B. Burke and T.T. Burke, Jr., Engineering Ltd. Illinois, USAQuality of Urban Runoff, Ronald F. Wukash, Purdue University, Indiana, USA NEW!Groundwater Engineering, Jacques W. Delleur, Purdue University, Indiana, USASediment Transport in Open Channels, D.A. Lyn, Purdue University, Indiana, USACoastal Engineering, William L. Wood, Purdue University, Indiana, USA and Guy A. Meadows, University of Michigan, USAHydraulic 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, USAWater Resources Planning and Management, J.R. Wright, University of California, Merced, USA and M.H. Houck, George Mason University, Virginia, USASECTION V -Materials Engineering Introduction, David Ho, National University of SingaporeConstituents 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, USAStructural Steel, Ian Thomas, Victoria University of Technology, AustraliaBituminous Materials and Mixtures, Mang Tia, University of Florida, USA NEW!SECTION VI -Structural Engineering Introduction, J.Y. Richard Liew, National University of SingaporeMechanics of Materials, Austin D.E. Pan, University of Hong Kong and Egor P. Popov, University of California, Berkeley, USATheory and Analysis of Structures, J.Y. Richard Liew and N.E. Shanmugam, National University of SingaporeDesign of Steel Structures, E.M. Lui, Syracuse University, New York, USACold Formed Steel Structures, J. Rhodes, University of Strathclyde, Scotland and N.E. Shanmugam, National University of SingaporeDesign of Concrete Structures, Julio A. Ramirez, Purdue University, Indiana, USAComposite 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 SingaporeSECTION VII -Surveying EngineeringIntroduction, Edward M. Mikhail, Purdue University, Indiana, USAGeneral Mathematical and Physical Concepts, Edward M. Mikhail, Purdue University, Indiana, USAPlane Surveying, Steven D. Johnson and Wesley G. Crawford, Purdue University, Indiana, USAGeodesy, B.H.W. van Gelder, Purdue University, Indiana, USAPhotogrammetry and Remote Sensing, J.S. Bethel, Purdue University, Indiana, USAGeographic Information Systems, Jolyon D. Thurgood, Earthwatch, Colorado, USA and J. S. Bethel, Purdue University, Indiana, USASECTION VIII -Transportation Engineering Introduction, Kumares C. Sinha, Purdue University, Indiana, USATransportation Planning, David Bernstein, James Mason University, Virginia, USAThe Air Transportation System, Robert K. Whitford, Alaska Statewide Planning, USAHigh-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, GreeceUrban Transit, Peter G. Furth, Northeastern University, Massachusetts, USAHighway and Airport Pavement Design, T.F. Fwa, National University of Singapore Geometric Design, Said M. Easa, Ryerson Polytechnic University, Ontario, CanadaHighway Traffic Operations, Andrzej Tarko, Purdue University, Indiana, USAIntelligent Transportation Systems, Yorgos J. Stephanedes, University of Minnesota, USAHighway 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, USAAPPENDICESMathematics, Symbols, and Physical ConstantsSocietiesEthicsINDEX
Series Title: New directions in civil engineering.
Responsibility: CRC. Ed. by W.F. Chen; J.Y. Richard Liew

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