Publisher: Springer; 2015 edition (December 30, 2014)
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This publication includes contributions to the tenth overseas Workshop on Bifurcation and Degradation in Geomaterials held in Hong Kong, could 28-30, 2014. This occasion marks the silver Jubilee anniversary of a world convention sequence devoted to the study on localization, instability, degradation and failure of geomaterials given that 1988 whilst its first workshop was once prepared in Germany. This quantity of ebook collects the most recent progresses and cutting-edge examine from most sensible researchers worldwide, and covers themes together with multiscale modeling, experimental characterization and theoretical research of assorted instability and degradation phenomena in geomaterials in addition to their relevance to modern concerns in engineering perform. This e-book can be utilized as an invaluable reference for study scholars, lecturers and practising engineers who're drawn to the instability and degradation difficulties in geomechanics and geotechnical engineering.