By Hai-Sui Yu

hollow space enlargement idea is an easy idea that has came across many purposes in geotechnical engineering. particularly, it's been used extensively to examine difficulties in relation to deep foundations, in-situ checking out, underground excavation and tunnelling, and wellbore instability. even if a lot learn has been performed during this box, all of the significant findings are said within the type of stories and articles released in technical journals and convention court cases. To facilitate functions and extra improvement of hollow space enlargement idea, there's a want for the geotechnical neighborhood to have a unmarried quantity presentation of hollow space growth thought and its purposes in good and rock mechanics. This ebook is the 1st try to summarize and current, in a single quantity, the main advancements completed up to now within the box of hollow space growth concept and its functions in geomechanics.
Audience: even though it is meant basically as a reference ebook for civil, mining, and petroleum engineers who're drawn to hollow space enlargement equipment, the suggestions offered within the publication will even be of curiosity to scholars and researchers within the fields of utilized mechanics and mechanical engineering.

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