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By Lyesse Laloui,Alice Di Donna

power geostructures are an enormous innovation within the box of beginning engineering and are spreading speedily during the international. they enable the procurement of a renewable and fresh resource of power that are used for heating and cooling structures. This know-how the structural function of geostructures with the strength provide, utilizing the main of shallow geothermal strength. This ebook offers a valid foundation within the difficult region of power geostructures.
the target of this publication is to provide the reader with an exhaustive assessment at the newest and to be had wisdom of those buildings. It info the techniques which are at present being utilized within the areas the place geostructures are being carried out. The booklet is split into 3 elements, each one of that is divided into chapters, and is written by way of the brightest engineers and researchers within the box. After an advent to the expertise in addition to to the most results prompted via temperature edition at the geostructures, half 1 is dedicated to the actual modeling of power geostructures, together with in situ investigations, centrifuge checking out and small-scale experiments. the second one half comprises numerical simulation result of strength piles, tunnels and bridge foundations, whereas additionally contemplating the implementation of such constructions in several climatic parts. the ultimate half matters useful engineering facets, from the supply of strength geostructures in the course of the improvement of layout instruments for his or her geotechnical dimensioning. The e-book concludes with a true case study.


Part 1. actual Modeling of strength Piles at diversified Scales
1. Soil reaction below Thermomechanical stipulations Imposed via strength Geostructures, Alice Di Donna and Lyesse Laloui.
2. Full-scale In Situ trying out of strength Piles, Thomas Mimouni and Lyesse Laloui.
three. saw reaction of strength Geostructures, Peter Bourne-Webb.
four. habit of Heat-Exchanger Piles from actual Modeling, Anh Minh Tang, Jean-Michel Pereira, Ghazi Hassen and Neda Yavari.
five. Centrifuge Modeling of strength Foundations, John S. McCartney.
half 2. Numerical Modeling of strength Geostructures
6. substitute makes use of of Heat-Exchanger Geostructures, Fabrice Dupray, Thomas Mimouni and Lyesse Laloui.
7. Numerical research of the Bearing potential of Thermoactive Piles less than Cyclic Axial Loading, Maria E. Suryatriyastuti, Hussein Mroueh , Sébastien Burlon and Julien Habert.
eight. strength Geostructures in Unsaturated Soils, John S. McCartney, Charles J.R. Coccia , Nahed Alsherif and Melissa A. Stewart.
nine. strength Geostructures in Cooling-Dominated Climates, Ghassan Anis Akrouch, Marcelo Sanchez and Jean-Louis Briaud.
10. effect of brief warmth Diffusion of a Thermoactive Pile at the Surrounding Soil, Maria E. Suryatriyastuti, Hussein Mroueh and Sébastien Burlon.
eleven. Ground-Source Bridge Deck De-icing structures utilizing strength Foundations, C. Guney Olgun and G. Allen Bowers.
half three. Engineering Practice
12. supply of power Geostructures, Peter Bourne-Webb with contributions from Tony Amis,
Jean-Baptiste Bernard, Wolf Friedemann, Nico Von Der Hude, Norbert Pralle, Veli Matti Uotinen and Bernhard Widerin.
thirteen. Thermo-Pile: A Numerical instrument for the layout of power Piles, Thomas Mimouni and Lyesse Laloui.
14. A Case examine: The Dock Midfield of Zurich Airport, Daniel Pahud.

About the Authors

Lyesse Laloui is Chair Professor, Head of the Soil Mechanics, Geoengineering and CO2 garage Laboratory and Director of Civil Engineering on the Swiss Federal Institute of expertise (EPFL) in Lausanne, Switzerland.
Alice Di Donna is a researcher on the Laboratory of Soil Mechanics on the Swiss Federal Institute of know-how (EPFL) in Lausanne, Switzerland.

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