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Earth fill
            BT: Fills
Earth pressure
            BT: Pressure
[Earth reinforcement]
            Use: Soil stabilization
Earth-fill dams
            BT: Dams
Earthmoving
Earthquake engineering
            BT: Engineering
Earthquake loads
            BT: Loads
Earthquake resistant structures
            BT: Structures
Earthquakes
            BT: Natural disasters
            BT: Geohazards
            RT: Ground motion
Earthwork
            UF: [Grading, earthwork]
Eccentric loads
            BT: Loads
Eccentricity
Economic factors
Ecosystems
            RT: Environmental issues
            RT: Sustainable development
            RT: Recycling
Ecuador
            BT: Latin America
Eddies
            BT: Currents
Edge effect
Edge waves
            BT: Waves
Education-practice interchange
            BT: Engineering education
Effective length
            BT: Length
Effective stress
            BT: Stress
Effective width
            BT: Width
Efficiency
            NT: Energy efficiency
Effluents
            RT: Wastewater management
Egypt
            BT: Africa
Eigenvalues
El Salvador
            BT: Latin America
Elastic analysis
            BT: Analysis
Elastic foundations
            BT: Foundations
Elasticity
            NT: Aeroelasticity
            NT: Poroelasticity
            NT: Thermoelasticity
            NT: Viscoelasticity
            RT: Elastoplasticity
            RT: Inelasticity
Elastomer
Elastoplasticity
            RT: Plasticity
Electric power
            RT: Energy sources
Electric transmission
Electric transmission lines
Electric transmission structures
Electrical conductivity
Electrical equipment
            BT: Equipment and machinery
Electrical resistivity
Electrical systems
Electrokinetics
            BT: Kinetics
[Electromagnetism]
            Use: Magnetic fields
Electronic equipment
            BT: Equipment and machinery
Electroosmosis
            BT: Osmosis
Elevated structures
            BT: Structures
Elevation
Elevators
Embankment dams
            BT: Dams
Embankments
            NT: Dunes
            NT: Levees and dikes
[Embassies]
            Use: Government buildings
[Embayments]
            Use: Bays
Embedment
Emergency services
            RT: Disaster recovery
            RT: Evacuation
Emissions
            RT: Air pollution
Empirical equations
Employee benefits
            RT: Compensation
            RT: Incentives
            RT: Salaries
Employees
            RT: Labor
            RT: Motivation
            RT: Personnel management
Employment
            RT: Affirmative action
            RT: Recruiting
            RT: Working conditions
            RT: Age factors
[Emulsions]
            Use: Mixtures
Encasements
Endangered species
            BT: Wildlife
[Endurance]
            Use: Fatigue
Energy
            RT: Fuels
            UF: [Power]
Energy consumption
            NT: Fuel consumption
Energy conversion
            BT: Conversion
Energy dissipation
Energy efficiency
            BT: Efficiency
Energy loss
Energy methods
            BT: Methodology
Energy sources
            NT: Hydro power
            NT: Wind power
            NT: Wave power
            NT: Thermal power
            NT: Tidal power
            NT: Solar power
            NT: Nuclear power
            NT: Steam power
            NT: Biomass
            RT: Electric power
            RT: Natural resources
Energy storage
            BT: Storage
Engineering
            NT: Aerospace engineering
            NT: Architectural engineering
            NT: Civil engineering
            NT: Coastal engineering
            NT: Earthquake engineering
            NT: Environmental engineering
            NT: Forensic engineering
            NT: Geotechnical engineering
            NT: Hydraulic engineering
            NT: Material engineering
            NT: Mechanical engineering
            NT: Military engineering
            NT: Municipal engineering
            NT: Ocean engineering
            NT: Sanitary engineering
            NT: Structural engineering
            NT: Systems engineering
            NT: Transportation engineering
            NT: Value engineering
Engineering education
            NT: Accreditation
            NT: ASCE education
            NT: Continuing education
            NT: Curricula
            NT: Education-practice interchange
            NT: Internships
            NT: Scholarships
            NT: Teaching methods
            NT: Training
Engineering firms
            RT: Construction companies
Engineering mechanics
            BT: Mechanics
Engineering Mechanics Institute (EMI)
            BT: ASCE institutes
Engineering profession
Engineering services
            BT: Professional services
Engineering societies
            BT: Professional societies
Engineers
            BT: Professional personnel
            NT: Architect/engineers
            NT: Resident engineers
Engines
Entrainment
            NT: Air entrainment
[Entrepreneurship]
            Use: Small business
Entropy methods
Environmental & Water Resources Institute (EWRI)
            BT: Federal agencies
Environmental engineering
            BT: Engineering
Environmental issues
            RT: Sustainable development
            RT: Ecosystems
            RT: Recycling
Environmental Protection Agency
            BT: Federal agencies
            UF: [EPA]
Enzymes
            RT: Organic matter
[EPA]
            Use: Environmental Protection Agency
Epoxy
            BT: Polymer
[Equal employment opportunity]
            Use: Affirmative action
Equations of motion
Equations of state
Equilibrium
            NT: Limit equilibrium
Equipment and machinery
            NT: Construction equipment
            NT: Electrical equipment
            NT: Electronic equipment
            NT: Test equipment
Equivalence
Erosion
            NT: River bank erosion
            NT: Beach erosion
            NT: Pipe erosion
            NT: Soil erosion
Errors
[Esthetics]
            Use: Aesthetics
Estimation
Estuaries
            RT: Rivers and streams
            RT: Waterways
[Ethanol (as fuel)]
            Use: Biomass
Ethics
            NT: ASCE ethics
Ethiopia
            BT: Africa
Europe
            NT: Austria
            NT: Belgium
            NT: Bulgaria
            NT: Czech Republic
            NT: Denmark
            NT: Finland
            NT: France
            NT: Germany
            NT: Greece
            NT: Hungary
            NT: Iceland
            NT: Ireland
            NT: Italy
            NT: Lithuania
            NT: Netherlands
            NT: Norway
            NT: Poland
            NT: Portugal
            NT: Romania
            NT: Russia (after 1991)
            NT: Slovakia
            NT: Spain
            NT: Sweden
            NT: Switzerland
            NT: Turkey
            NT: Ukraine
            NT: United Kingdom
            NT: USSR
            NT: Yugoslavia
Eutrophication
            RT: Water pollution
Evacuation
            RT: Emergency services
Evaluation
            NT: Site evaluation
            RT: Ratings
Evaporation
            BT: Water loss
            RT: Evapotranspiration
Evapotranspiration
            BT: Water loss
            RT: Evaporation
            UF: [Crop moisture index]
Excavation
            RT: Tunneling
[Excavators]
            Use: Construction equipment
Excitation
            RT: Flutter
            RT: Motion
            RT: Vibration
Expansive soils
            BT: Soils
Experimentation
            RT: Laboratory tests
Expert systems
            RT: Knowledge-based systems
Expert witness
            RT: Forensic engineering
Exploration
            NT: Space exploration
Explosions
            RT: Blasting
Explosives
[Exports]
            Use: Imports and exports
External pressure
            BT: Pressure
Extraction procedures
            BT: Procedures

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