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Correlations of Soil and Rock Properties in Geotechnical by Jay Ameratunga,Nagaratnam Sivakugan,Braja M. Das

By Jay Ameratunga,Nagaratnam Sivakugan,Braja M. Das

This ebook provides a one-stop connection with the empirical correlations used widely in geotechnical engineering. Empirical correlations play a key position in geotechnical engineering designs and research. Laboratory and in situ trying out of soils can upload major expense to a civil engineering venture. by utilizing applicable empirical correlations, it really is attainable to derive many layout parameters, hence restricting our reliance on those soil assessments. The authors have many years of expertise in geotechnical engineering, as expert engineers or researchers. the target of this e-book is to provide a serious assessment of quite a lot of empirical correlations stated within the literature, besides average values of soil parameters, within the mild in their adventure and information. This e-book might be a one-stop-shop for the working towards execs, geotechnical researchers and teachers searching for particular correlations for estimating yes geotechnical parameters. The empirical correlations within the sorts of equations and charts and normal values are collated from huge literature evaluate, and from the authors' database.

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