By Xia-Ting Feng
Laboratory and box checking out is the second one quantity of the five-volume set Rock Mechanics and Engineering and includes nineteen chapters from key specialists within the following fields:
- Triaxial or True-triaxial checks less than of Loading and Unloading;
- Joint Tests;
- Dynamic and Creep Tests;
- actual Modeling Tests;
- box checking out and URLs.
The five-volume set “Comprehensive Rock Engineering”, which was once released in 1993, has had a huge impression at the improvement of rock mechanics and rock engineering. major and broad advances and achievements in those fields during the last two decades now justify the publishing of a related, new compilation. Rock Mechanics and Engineering represents a hugely prestigious, multi-volume paintings edited through Professor Xia-Ting Feng, with the editorial suggestion of Professor John A. Hudson. This new compilation bargains an incredibly wideranging and accomplished review of the state of the art in rock mechanics and rock engineering and consists of peer-reviewed, committed contributions via the entire key specialists worldwide.
Key positive factors of this set are that it presents a scientific, worldwide precis of recent advancements in rock mechanics and rock engineering practices in addition to expecting destiny advancements within the fields. members are worldrenowned specialists within the fields of rock mechanics and rock engineering, although more youthful, proficient researchers have additionally been integrated. the person volumes conceal a really wide selection of themes grouped lower than 5 overarching topics: ideas (Vol. 1), Laboratory and box checking out (Vol. 2), research, Modelling and layout (Vol. 3), Excavation, help and tracking (Vol. four) and floor and Underground initiatives (Vol. 5).
This multi-volume paintings units a brand new usual for rock mechanics and engineering compendia and may be the go-to source for all engineering execs and teachers fascinated about rock mechanics and engineering for years to come.
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Rock Mechanics and Engineering Volume 2: Laboratory and Field Testing by Xia-Ting Feng