Judd, William R. School of Civil Engineering, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana.
- Engineering properties of rock
- Geotechnical significance of soils
- Geotechnical investigation
- Special geotechnical problems
- Additional Reading
The application of education and experience in geology and other geosciences to solve geological problems posed by civil engineering works. The branches of the geosciences most applicable are surficial geology, petrofabrics, rock and soil mechanics, geohydrology, and geophysics, particularly exploration geophysics and earthquake seismology. This article discusses some of the practical aspects of engineering geology.
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