ISBN : 9781632405272
Publisher : mlbooksinternational
Language : English
Category : Engineering and Technology
Publication Year : 2016
Price : USD 137.95
Description : Civil engineering is a discipline that dates back to the beginning of civilization. It is a diverse field that takes into consideration structural engineering, earthquake engineering, transportation engineering, architectural engineering, environmental engineering, municipal or urban engineering, water resources engineering, etc. It deals with the construction and maintenance of roads, bridges, dams, canals, power plants and residential buildings. This book traces the progress of this field and highlights some of its key concepts and applications. From theories to research to practical applications, case studies related to all contemporary topics of relevance to this area of study have been included in it. The aim of this book is to present researches that have transformed this discipline and aided its advancement. Students, researchers, experts and all associated with civil engineering will benefit alike from this book.
Author's Description :
Seth Royal is a scholar of civil engineering and structural engineering. Currently, he serves as a professor of civil engineering and teaches courses on building design and planning to undergraduate and graduate students. His academic interests lie in construction safety and urban planning. Prior to the teaching sector, Seth was employed in construction business for 7 years, where he was responsible for building project management. He has worked on 3 large-scale construction projects. He also has several articles and book chapters to his credit.