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Discontinuity analysis for rock engineering

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Product description

All rock masses contain bedding planes, fissures, fractures, joints and other mechanical defects which are here referred to as "discontinuities". The requirement to provide numerical data on discontinuities for engineering design calculations has created the need to apply the mathematical methods of probability theory, statistics, vector analysis and mechanics to a topic that has previously been handled in a largely qualitative way.;This book aims to bridge the gap between the descriptive methods of the geologist and the analytical methods of the rock mechanics.

Previous owner's name on front free endpaper
Illustrated laminated boards
Published 1993

Item details

Author(s):
Priest, Stephen
Condition:
Fine
Edition:
First edition
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0412476002
ISBN-13:
9780412476006
Number of pages:
473
Publisher:
Chapman & Hall
Title:
Discontinuity analysis for rock engineering

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All rock masses contain bedding planes, fissures, fractures, joints and other mechanical defects which are here referred to as "discontinuities". The requirement to provide numerical data on discontinuities for engineering design calculations has created the need to apply the mathematical methods of probability theory, statistics, vector analysis and mechanics to a topic that has previously been handled in a largely qualitative way.;This book aims to bridge the gap between the descriptive methods of the geologist and the analytical methods of the rock mechanics.

Previous owner's name on front free endpaper
Illustrated laminated boards
Published 1993

Author(s):
Priest, Stephen
Condition:
Fine
Edition:
First edition
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0412476002
ISBN-13:
9780412476006
Number of pages:
473
Publisher:
Chapman & Hall
Title:
Discontinuity analysis for rock engineering

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