Search for dissertations about: "walk-away"

Found 2 swedish dissertations containing the word walk-away.

  1. 1. On the Application of Surface Wave Surveys for Seismic Site Response Evaluation

    University dissertation from Engineering Geology, Lund University

    Author : Edwin Obando; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2011]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Surface wave; MASW; seismic site response; ground motion; seismic transfer functions; shear wave velocity; site amplification; walk-away; near-field effect; dispersion curve.;

    Abstract : Popular Abstract in English The work presented here is about methods that will enable more precise estimates of soil and rock parameters related to seismic hazard mapping, in particular when resources are limited. This will allow for evaluating the seismic risk in countries where earthquakes are frequent and large budgets are not available. READ MORE

  2. 2. Effect of Physical Weathering on Mechanical Properties of Tailings

    University dissertation from Engineering Geology, Lund University

    Author : Juan Rodriguez; [2016]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Geoteknik; Soil Mechanics;

    Abstract : The mining activity produces minerals to supply to the modern society with commodities. During the ore refining process large amounts of tailings are generated as waste. Tailings are the result of crushing and wet milling, typically in the size range of sand to silt and angular in shape. READ MORE