By Dante Fratta, Anand Puppala, Balasingam Muhunthan
This Geotechnical designated booklet includes technical papers awarded at Geo Florida 2010, Advances in research, Modeling, and layout, in Orlando, Florida, February 20-24. those papers characterize the most up-tp-date pondering on key matters akin to: geotechnical modelling, microbehavior of soils and granular media, soil and geotechnical method characterization, starting place engineering layout difficulties, reliability difficulties in geotechnical engineering, geotechnical engineering development difficulties, pavement structures, geoenvironmental engineering difficulties, geoenvironmental engineering difficulties, geohazard mitigation difficulties, and geotechnical engineering schooling. This complaints may be useful to all engineers and pros concerned with geotechnical engineering
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