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Engineering rock mechanics

J. A. Hudson

Engineering rock mechanics

an introduction to the principles

by J. A. Hudson

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Published by Elsevier in Oxford .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Rock mechanics.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliography and index.

    StatementJohn A. Hudson and John P. Harrison.
    ContributionsHarrison, John P.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination458p. :
    Number of Pages458
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16197182M
    ISBN 100080438644

    It will assess the bearing capacity of the rock on the surface and how the force applied on the rock by the structures being built on it will affect the rock at various depths. If you can't locate the report number then it might be better to cite the report as a book. Truss problems are solved by the method of sections, where an imaginary cut is made through the member s of interest, and global equilibrium of forces and moments are used to determine the forces in the members, or by the method of joints, in which a single joint is isolated and analyzed and the resulting forces not necessarily with a numerical value are transferred to adjacent joints, where the process is repeated. These books are clearly written and the text, figures, and tables are produced to a high quality. We have state-of-the-art expertise in the use of advanced calculation models for rock masses, in which deformation, stresses, water flows and the effect of various support measures are calculated.

    Chapters 1—13 cover the basic subjects of rock mechanics such as stress, strain, permeability, discontinuities, anisotropy and inhomogeneity, testing techniques, rock mass classification, rock dynamics and time dependent aspects. Accessed 30 Oct Reports This example shows the general structure used for government reports, technical reports, and scientific reports. This book, Engineering Rock Mechanics: An Introduction to the Principles by Hudson and Harrison, and its companion volume Engineering Rock Mechanics: Part 2: Illustrative Worked Examples by JP Harrison and JA Hudson see next Review, 3R26represent authoritative references on engineering rock mechanics, consolidating into one handy source information once widely scattered throughout the literature. Show less. The only reactions at the ends of a truss member are forces.

    Chains and Cables[ edit ] Chains and cables are attached at end points and have a continuous load on them due to their own weight body forces or external loads. Because rock mechanics can also be used to study structural geology, we emphasize through the title that it is the rock mechanics principles in the engineering context that we are presenting. Illustrative Worked Examples, deftly and elegantly bring together timely and in-depth information on one of the most active fields of applied mechanics. Hudson and J.


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Engineering rock mechanics book

To learn more about cookies, please see our cookie policy. Throughout the text, and particularly in those sections concerned with excavation design and design of mining layouts, reference is made to computational methods of analysis of stress and displacement in a rock mass.

Check the instructions to authors if the publisher offers a LaTeX template for this journal. Doctoral dissertation, Southern Illinois University News paper articles Unlike scholarly journals, news papers do not usually have a volume and issue number.

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Required Cookies These cookies allow you to explore OverDrive services and use our core features. This book, Engineering Rock Mechanics: An Introduction to the Principles by Hudson and Harrison, and its companion volume Engineering Rock Mechanics: Part 2: Illustrative Worked Examples by JP Harrison and JA Hudson see next Review, 3R26represent authoritative references on engineering rock mechanics, consolidating into one handy source information once widely scattered throughout the literature.

Chains Engineering rock mechanics book Cables[ edit ] Chains and cables are attached at end points and have a continuous load on them due to their own weight body forces or external loads.

Chapter 14, entitled Rock mechanics interactions and rock engineering systems, discusses the principles of rock engineering systems and interaction matrix as the basic device used in rock engineering systems. It will be of particular use in the civil, mining and petroleum subject areas: the objectives of the engineering may be different but the principles are the same.

Concluding with an exhaustive bibliography of significant references and a very well-organized index, the book addresses the principles of engineering rock mechanics and is not intended to be truly comprehensive in the sense of including all information on the Engineering rock mechanics book engineering subject.

If you can't locate the report number then it might be better to cite the report as a book. Because rock mechanics can also be used to study structural geology, we emphasize through the title that it is the rock mechanics principles in the engineering context that we are presenting.

For a complete guide how to prepare your manuscript refer to the journal's instructions to authors. This information helps us design a better experience for all users. Jump to navigation Jump to search Rock mechanics is a theoretical and applied science of the mechanical behavior of rock and rock masses; compared to geology, it is that branch of mechanics concerned with the response of rock and rock masses to the force fields of their physical environment.

As a result, the distinct discipline of engineering rock mechanics has developed. To paint a good picture, one must know the basic techniques. Without these cookies, we can't provide services to you.

Notify your administrator of your interest. These two books represent a significant contribution to the challenging field of rock mechanics and should be recommended as a reference for university libraries serving civil engineering, mining engineering, and geological engineering programs, as well as for research corporations, and engineering consulting firms.

Nature A journal article with 2 authors Zhong C-B, Liljenquist K Washing away your sins: threatened morality and physical cleansing.Jun 12,  · Engineering rock mechanics is the discipline used to design structures built in rock. These structures encompass building foundations, dams, slopes, shafts, tunnels, caverns, hydroelectric schemes, mines, radioactive waste repositories and geothermal energy projects: in short, any structure built on or in a rock mass.3/5(2).

Feb 26,  · Engineering rock mechanics is the discipline used to design structures built in rock. These structures encompass building foundations, dams, slopes, shafts, tunnels, caverns, hydroelectric schemes, mines, radioactive waste repositories and geothermal energy projects: in short, any structure built on or in a rock mass.

This book is the outcome of the authors long teaching experience and has been designed to meet the needs of Civil Engineering curricula for the courses in Soil Mechanics and Foundation Engineering of Indian Universities.

The book has been written mainly in the S.I. Units, although some problems and examples in the M.K.S.

system have been. Apr 03,  · Engineering Rock Mechanics: An Introduction to the Principles is based on the content of the integrated engineering rock mechanics course given at Imperial College by the authors.

As stated in the book preface the authors made a special attempt to present the principles of rock mechanics and then to place them in the engineering atlasbowling.com by: As a Ph.D student of Geotechnical Engineering at UC Berkeley, I recommend Prof.

Goodman's "Introduction to Rock Mechanics". This book has been, and always is the kind of can't-afford-without reference book for every Engineer and Scientist in the field of Cited by: Engineering rock mechanics is the discipline used to design structures built in rock.

These structures encompass building foundations, dams, slopes, shafts, tunnels, caverns, hydroelectric schemes, mines, radioactive waste repositories and geothermal energy projects: .