American Society of Civil Engineers

Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering and Soil Dynamics IV

(Geotechnical Special Publication (GSP) No. 181)

by David Zeng, (editor), Majid T. Manzari, (editor), and Dennis R. Hiltunen, (editor)
Geo-Institute (G-I)
Reston, VA: American Society of Civil Engineers, 978-0-7844-0975-6 (CD-Rom)/(DVD), 2008, 2457 pp., (doi:     (Barcode: 498704730)

Conference information: Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering and Soil Dynamics Congress IV; May 18-22, 2008, Sacramento, California, United States

ASCE sponsor: Geo-Institute (G-I)

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Document type: Books - Conference Proceedings - CD-ROM
Abstract: Proceedings of Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering and Soil Dynamics IV, held in Sacramento, California, May 18-22, 2008. Sponsored by the Geo-Institute of ASCE. This Geotechnical Special Publication contains 216 papers covering topics in soil dynamics and geotechnical earthquake engineering. Topics include: engineering seismology, dynamics material properties, geophysical methods, SASW benchmarking, site response, liquefaction, ground improvement, embankment dams, tailings dams, landfills, levees, lifelines and networks, mapping and zoning, NEESR research, numerical modeling, piers and wharves, retaining structures, foundation dynamics, soil-structure interaction, stability of natural slopes, and surface fault rupture.

ASCE Subject Headings:
Earthquake engineering
Soil dynamics
Soil liquefaction