DECODE Engineering Geology For SPPU 15 Course (SE - II - Civil - 201009) by Poornima Bongale, G. Sumalatha
The importance of Engineering Geology is well known in various engineering fields. Overwhelming response to my books on various subjects inspired me to write this book. The book is structured to cover the Rey aspects of the subject Engineering Geology.
The book uses plain, lucid language to explain fundamentals of this subject. The book provides logical method of explaining various complicated concepts and stepwise methods to explain the important topics. Each chapter is well supported with necessary illustrations, practical examples and solved problems. All chapters in this book are arranged in a proper sequence that permits each topic to build upon earlier studies. All care has been taken to make students comfortable in understanding the basic concepts of this subject.
Audience of the Book :
This book Useful for Engineering students.
Table of Contents:
Chapter - 1 Mineralogy, Petrology and General Geology
Chapter - 2 Structural Geology and Plate Tectonics
Chapter - 3 Geomorphology and Historical Geology
Chapter - 4 Preliminary Geological Studies and Remote Sensing
Chapter - 5 Role of Engineering Geology in Reservoirs,Dams and Tunneling
Chapter - 6 Geological Hazards, Ground Water and Building Stones