Geo-Resilience By Soil Improvement: Contrasting the Performance of Two Embankments during a Megathrust Mw 7.8 Earthquake
The west coast of Ecuador forms the eastern side of the Pacific "ring of fire" along the Nazca tectonic plate boundary (Figure 1). The epicenter of the Ecuador earthquake on April 16, 2016 (Mw 7.8), was...

Geotechnical Aspects Of Coastal Impacts During Hurricanes Harvey And Irma: Logistical and Technical Challenges During Reconnaissance
As designers and managers for society’s infrastructure, civil engineers, including the geotechnical community, must understand and predict the most severe expected loadings from physical or environmental...

Designed for Durability
The Marc Basnight Bridge, completed in February, carries North Carolina Highway 12 over the Oregon Inlet, an area that is one of the most dynamic and dangerous inlets on the Atlantic Coast. At 2.8 mi long,...

Offshore Technology in Civil Engineering
Hall of Fame Papers: Volume 12
This collection contains five papers of coastal engineering significance that were inducted in 2017 into the Hall of Fame at the Offshore Technology Conference....

Appendix C U.S. Department of Transportation Gulf Coast Study, Phase 2
Back matter pages come after the papers or chapters in a published work. This back matter contains U.S. Department of Transportation gulf coast study, phase 2...

Innovative Use of a Groin Structure: Saving Cost, Shortening the Schedule, and Minimizing Impacts
Almost any type of construction activity can pose a shock to the surrounding environment and habitat. Obviously, the extent of the impact will depend on the location of the project and...

Response to Sea Level Rise in Coastal Communities: A Virginia Case Study

Defining Coastal Science Needs of the Engineering Community for Meeting the Challenge of Sea Level Rise

Adaptation to Climate Change in Coastal Cities, 2050

The Measurement of Wave Heights by Means of a Float in an Open-End Pipe

An Analysis of Data from Wave Recorders on the Pacific Coast of the United States

Near-Coastal Storms and Associated Waves

Amphibian Tractors in the Surf

The Design Wave in Shallow Water

Wave Measurements along the California Coast

Diffraction of Waves by Semi-Infinite Breakwater

Hovering Breakwater

Some Engineering Aspects of Wave Spectra

Floating Breakwater for Reservoir Marinas

Wind-Generated Wave Diffraction by Breakwater Gap

 

 

 

 

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