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Ancient Underground Opening and Preservation : Proceedings of the International Symposium on Scientific

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Ancient Underground Opening and Preservation contains 59 papers presented at the International Symposium on Scientific Problems and Long-term Preservation of Largescale Ancient Underground Engineering (Longyou, China, 23-26 October 2015). The contributions focus on scientific and technical issues related to long-term preservation of large-scale ancient underground engineering around the world. The following topics are included in this volume:

1. Scientific issues facing the Longyou Grottoes2. Weathering prevention and long-term protection strategies for the Longyou Grottoes and other large-scale underground historic sitee3. Analysis of geological conditions and mechanisms of deformation and damage in surrounding rock in large-scale underground historic sites4. Analysis of stability and strengthening treatments for large-scale underground historic sites5. Safety monitoring methods and techniques for large-scale underground historic sites6. Knowledge learned from large-scale underground historic sites that can be applied to modern underground developments.Ancient Underground Opening and Preservation covers comprehensive papers on the research and technical progress for long-term preservation of ancient underground engineering and historic sites, and will be of interest to scientists,engineers, business managers and government officers involved in the preservation of ancient underground openings.

Number of Pages: 420
Genre: Science
Sub-Genre: Environmental Science, Earth Sciences / General
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Language: English
Street Date: October 1, 2015
TCIN: 50552409
UPC: 9781138028999
Item Number (DPCI): 248-08-3669
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