Soil Mechanics provides students with a clear understanding of the nature of soil and its behaviour, offering an insight into the application of principles to engineering solutions. This new updated edition includes new case studies, integrated video interviews with practising engineers and a new testbank for lecturers. Key features in detail: - Over 100 worked examples give an insight into how engineers tackle specific problems - Integrated online videos with practising engineers, including a visit to a Soil Laboratory - Testbank questions available for lecturers - Photographs and clear diagrams throughout illustrate key aspects of soil mechanics
Graham Barnes is an Independent Consultant and Researcher, whose industrial experience includes working for site investigation and civil engineering contractors, and consulting engineers. He has taught soil mechanics and geotechnical engineering at Higher National, degree and postgraduate level.
G. E. Barnes
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Engineering & Technology: Textbooks & Study Guides