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By Kam-Tim Chau,Jidong Zhao

This ebook comprises contributions to the tenth foreign Workshop on Bifurcation and Degradation in Geomaterials held in Hong Kong, may well 28-30, 2014. This occasion marks the silver Jubilee anniversary of a global convention sequence devoted to the study on localization, instability, degradation and failure of geomaterials due to the fact 1988 while its first workshop was once equipped in Germany. This quantity of publication collects the newest progresses and state of the art learn from best researchers world wide, and covers issues together with multiscale modeling, experimental characterization and theoretical research of varied instability and degradation phenomena in geomaterials in addition to their relevance to modern matters in engineering perform.  This booklet can be utilized as an invaluable reference for learn scholars, teachers and practising engineers who're drawn to the instability and degradation difficulties in geomechanics and geotechnical engineering.

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