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By Hemanta Hazarika,Motoki Kazama,Wei F. Lee

This publication is a set of papers awarded on the foreign Workshop on Geotechnical traditional risks held July 12–15, 2014, in Kitakyushu, Japan. The workshop was once the 6th within the sequence of Japan–Taiwan Joint Workshops on Geotechnical dangers from huge Earthquakes and Heavy Rainfalls, held below the auspices of the Asian Technical Committee No. three on Geotechnology for ordinary risks of the overseas Society for Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering. It was once co-organized through the japanese Geotechnical Society and the Taiwanese Geotechnical Society.

The contents of this e-book specialize in geotechnical and ordinary hazard-related matters in Asia resembling earthquakes, tsunami, rainfall-induced particles flows, slope mess ups, and landslides. The publication comprises the newest details and mitigation know-how on earthquake- and rainfall-induced geotechnical traditional dangers. by means of dissemination of the most recent state of the art examine within the sector, the data contained during this booklet can help researchers, designers, specialists, govt officers, and academicians considering the mitigation of usual dangers. The findings and different info supplied this is anticipated to give a contribution towards the advance of a brand new bankruptcy in catastrophe prevention and mitigation of geotechnical structures.

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This booklet is a set of papers provided on the overseas Workshop on Geotechnical normal dangers held July 12–15, 2014, in Kitakyushu, Japan. The workshop was once the 6th within the sequence of Japan–Taiwan Joint Workshops on Geotechnical risks from huge Earthquakes and Heavy Rainfalls, held less than the auspices of the Asian Technical Committee No.

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