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Shear Behavior of Composite Soils

This book has the purpose of developing an understanding of the factors determining and influencing the shear behavior of soils, with emphasis on composite...

Fundamentals of Fibre-Reinforced Soil Engineering

 This book is intended to serve as a one-stop reference on fibre-reinforced soils. Over the past 30-35 years, the engineering behaviour of randomly distributed/oriented fibre-reinforced...

Civil Engineering Systems Analysis

This textbook covers tools and applications in civil engineering systems. It begins by revising the mathematical and statistical background for the adequate formulation of...

Applications of Metaheuristic Optimization Algorithms in Civil Engineering

The book presents recently developed efficient metaheuristic optimization algorithms and their applications for solving various optimization problems in civil engineering. The concepts can also...

Composite Structures according to Eurocode 4: Worked Examples

The use of composite structures in construction is increasing. The optimized combination of the two materials concrete and steel produces particularly cost-efficient structures.This book...

Steel Structures: Practical Design Studies, 4th Edition

The fourth edition of this popular steel structures book contains references to both Eurocodes and British Standards. All the material has been updated where...

Virtual Work and Shape Change in Solid Mechanics

This book provides novel insights into two fundamental subjects in solid mechanics: virtual work and shape change. The author explains how the principle of...

Fundamentals of Structural Analysis, 5th Edition

Fundamentals of Structural Analysis introduces, engineering and architectural students, to the basic techniques for analyzing the most common structural elements, including: beams, trusses, frames,...

Handbook of Green Building Design and Construction: LEED, BREEAM, and Green Globes

Handbook of Green Building Design and Construction: LEED, BREEAM, and Green Globes, Second Edition directly addresses the needs of building professionals interested in the...

Resolving Structural Conflicts: How Violent Systems Can Be Transformed

This book analyses how certain types of social systems generate violent conflict and discusses how these systems can be transformed in order to create...