Braja M. Das Advanced Soil Mechanics

ISBN 13: 9780415506656

Advanced Soil Mechanics

3.97 avg rating
( 30 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780415506656: Advanced Soil Mechanics
View all copies of this ISBN edition:
 
 

What’s New in the Fourth Edition:

The fourth edition further examines the relationships between the maximum and minimum void ratios of granular soils and adds the American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials (AASHTO) soil classification system. It summarizes soil compaction procedures and Proctor compaction tests. It introduces new sections on vertical stress due to a line load of finite length, vertical stress in Westergaard material due to point load, line load of finite length, circularly loaded area, and rectangularly loaded area. The text discusses the fundamental concepts of compaction of clay soil for the construction of clay liners in waste disposal sites as they relate to permeability and adds new empirical correlations for overconsolidation ratio and compression index for clay soils. It provides additional information on the components affecting friction angle of granular soils, drained failure envelopes, and secant residual friction angles of clay and clay shale.

  •  Contains 11 chapters
  •  Provides new example problems
  •  Includes SI units throughout the text
  •  Uses a methodical approach

The author adds new correlations between field vane shear strength, preconsolidation pressure, and overconsolidation ratio of clay soils. He also revises and expands information on elastic settlement of shallow foundations, adds a precompression with sand grains, and presents the parameters required for the calculation of stress at the interface of a three-layered flexible system.

An ideal resource for beginning graduate students, the fourth edition of Advanced Soil Mechanics further develops the basic concepts taught in undergraduate study by presenting a solid foundation of the fundamentals of soil mechanics.

This book is suitable for students taking an introductory graduate course, and it can also be used as a reference for practicing professionals.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

About the Author:

Professor Braja Das served as dean of the college of engineering and computer science at California State University Sacramento, and is the author of several geotechnical engineering texts and reference books.

Review:

"...an excellent introduction to advanced concepts of soil mechanics...easy to follow by students and practising engineers dealing with solutions to geotechnical problems..."
―Dr Sanjay Kumar Shukla, Edith Cowan University, Perth, Australia

"The concepts have been explained in lucid manner which is of great value to students at undergraduate and postgraduate levels. It is a true asset for faculty and the research workers."
―Dr. Priti Maheshwari, Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Buy New View Book
List Price: US$ 120.00
US$ 19.91

Convert currency

Shipping: US$ 6.73
From India to U.S.A.

Destination, rates & speeds

Add to Basket

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Das Braja M.
Published by Crc Press (2015)
ISBN 10: 0415506654 ISBN 13: 9780415506656
New Soft cover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Books in my Basket
(New Delhi, India)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Crc Press, 2015. Soft cover. Condition: New. 634pp. Seller Inventory # 586108

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 19.91
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 6.73
From India to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds
International Edition
International Edition

2.

DAS BRAJA M.
ISBN 10: 0415506654 ISBN 13: 9780415506656
New Softcover Quantity Available: 5
International Edition
Seller:
PLYSH STORE
(South Delhi, DELHI, India)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Condition: Brand New. New Paperback International Edition. Same ISBN as per description. Books in English. Perfect Condition. 100% Customer Satisfaction. Ships Fast. Delivery within 4 - 5 days. Seller Inventory # 0415506654-1102018

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 27.96
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 5.05
From India to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

3.

Das Braja M.
Published by Crc Press, India (2015)
ISBN 10: 0415506654 ISBN 13: 9780415506656
New Paperback Quantity Available: 10
Seller:
STM Book Stores
(New Delhi, DELHI, India)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Crc Press, India, 2015. Paperback. Condition: Brand New. Book Condition:- Brand New. Secured Packaging. Fast DeliveryBookseller Inventory # STM-9780415506656. book. Seller Inventory # STM-9780415506656

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 38.95
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From India to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

4.

Braja M. Das
ISBN 10: 0415506654 ISBN 13: 9780415506656
New Paperback Quantity Available: 2
International Edition
Seller:
Nick Book House
(Fresno, CA, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Paperback. Condition: New. New, Softcover International Edition, Printed in Black and White, Only USPS Media mail Shipping ONLY, Different ISBN, Same Content As US edition, Book Cover may be Different, in English Language. Seller Inventory # 36043

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 35.86
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

5.

Das, Braja M.
Published by CRC Press (2018)
ISBN 10: 0415506654 ISBN 13: 9780415506656
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 2
Print on Demand
Seller:
Save With Sam
(North Miami, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description CRC Press, 2018. Hardcover. Condition: New. Brand New! This item is printed on demand. Seller Inventory # VIB0415506654

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 72.66
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

6.

Das, Braja M.
Published by CRC Press (2016)
ISBN 10: 0415506654 ISBN 13: 9780415506656
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Print on Demand
Seller:
Ria Christie Collections
(Uxbridge, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description CRC Press, 2016. Paperback. Condition: New. PRINT ON DEMAND Book; New; Publication Year 2016; Not Signed; Fast Shipping from the UK. No. book. Seller Inventory # ria9780415506656_lsuk

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 104.54
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 4.98
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

7.

Braja M Das
ISBN 10: 0415506654 ISBN 13: 9780415506656
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Grand Eagle Retail
(Wilmington, DE, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description 2013. Hardcover. Condition: New. 4th. Hardcover. What's New in the Fourth Edition:The fourth edition further examines the relationships between the maximum and minimum void ratios of granular soils and adds the American Association of St.Shipping may be from multiple locations in the US or from the UK, depending on stock availability. 634 pages. 1.074. Seller Inventory # 9780415506656

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 114.91
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

8.

Braja M. Das
Published by CRC Press (2013)
ISBN 10: 0415506654 ISBN 13: 9780415506656
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Books Express
(Portsmouth, NH, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description CRC Press, 2013. Hardcover. Condition: New. 4. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!. Seller Inventory # 0415506654n

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 117.36
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

9.

DAS, BRAJA M.
Published by CRC Press (2013)
ISBN 10: 0415506654 ISBN 13: 9780415506656
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Herb Tandree Philosophy Books
(Stroud, GLOS, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description CRC Press, 2013. Hardback. Condition: NEW. 9780415506656 This listing is a new book, a title currently in-print which we order directly and immediately from the publisher. For all enquiries, please contact Herb Tandree Philosophy Books directly - customer service is our primary goal. Seller Inventory # HTANDREE0404637

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 107.25
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 10.26
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

10.

Das, Braja M.
Published by CRC Press
ISBN 10: 0415506654 ISBN 13: 9780415506656
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Print on Demand
Seller:
Rating
[?]

Book Description CRC Press. Condition: BRAND NEW. BRAND NEW Hardcover - This title is now printed on demand - please allow added time for shipment! A Brand New Quality Book from a Full-Time Veteran Owned Bookshop in business since 1992!. Seller Inventory # 3405195

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 123.95
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

There are more copies of this book

View all search results for this book