Geodynamics Books

The Rock Physics Handbook: Tools for Seismic Analysis of Porous Media Usually ships in 1-2 business days The Rock Physics Handbook: Tools for Seismic Analysis of Porous Media Overviews This fully updated text addresses the relationships between geophysical observations and the underlying physical properties of rocks. It distills a vast quantity of background theory and [...]

Rock Mechanics

Rock Mechanics Usually ships in 1-2 business days Rock Mechanics Overviews This new edition has been completely revised to reflect the notable innovations in mining engineering and the remarkable developments in the science of rock mechanics and the practice of rock angineering taht have taken place over the last two decades. Although "Rock Mechanics for [...]

Reservoir Geomechanics Usually ships in 1-2 business days Reservoir Geomechanics Overviews This interdisciplinary book encompasses the fields of rock mechanics, structural geology and petroleum engineering to address a wide range of geomechanical problems that arise during the exploitation of oil and gas reservoirs. It considers key practical issues such as prediction of pore pressure, estimation [...]

Petroleum Related Rock Mechanics     Usually ships in 1-2 business days   Petroleum Related Rock Mechanics Overviews Engineers and geologists in the petroleum industry will find Petroleum Related Rock Mechanics, 2E, a powerful resource in providing a basis of rock mechanical knowledge - a knowledge which can greatly assist in the understanding of field [...]

Introduction to the Physics of Rocks Usually ships in 1-2 business days Introduction to the Physics of Rocks OverviewsFinding viable solutions to many of the problems threatening our environment hinges on understanding the rocks below the earth's surface. For those evaluating the relative hazards of radioactive waste sites, investigating energy resources such as oil, gas, [...]

Introduction to Rock Mechanics Check Price NowUsually ships in 1-2 business days Introduction to Rock Mechanics OverviewsIntroduces a new approach to rock mechanics called ``block theory,'' which formalizes procedures for selecting proper shapes and orientations for excavations in hard jointed rock. Applies block theory to rock slopes and underground excavations, and covers the Q theory [...]

Fundamentals of Rock Mechanics Usually ships in 1-2 business days Fundamentals of Rock Mechanics Overviews Widely regarded as the most authoritative and comprehensive book in its field, the fourth edition of Fundamentals of Rock Mechanicsincludes new and substantially updated chapters to this highly praised text. Extensively updated throughout, this new edition contains substantially expanded chapters [...]

ENGINEERING ROCK MECHANICS - AN INTRODUCTION TO THE PRINCIPLES Usually ships in 1-2 business days ENGINEERING ROCK MECHANICS - AN INTRODUCTION TO THE PRINCIPLES Overviews 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 [...]

Engineering Geology: Rock in Engineering Construction Usually ships in 1-2 business days Engineering Geology: Rock in Engineering Construction Overviews Using an engineer's perspective, it offers a concrete account of the basic facts and experiences regarding the behavior of different rock types in engineering construction. Details geological exploration techniques, stressing drilling and logging core samples. Features [...]