Geology

Design Classification of Horizontal and Vertical Ground Motion

March 14, 2011
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Design Classification of Horizontal and Vertical Ground Motion Descriptions Farzad Naeim and James C. Anderson. This study seeks to provide processed data which will help the design engineer determine the earthquake ground motion that will drive a structure to its critical response. The data identifies the severity and damage potential of ground motions that...
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Earthquake Engineering from Engineering Seismology to Performance-Based Engineering

March 5, 2011
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Earthquake Engineering from Engineering Seismology to Performance-Based Engineering Description Edited by Yousef Bozorgnia and Vitelmo V. Bertero. Performance-based engineering, use of energy dissipating devices and structural control, earthquake-resistant design, and other techniques in earthquake engineering have come of age in the last decade. Following a brief overview of traditional methods, this book presents the...
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Oil Field Production Geology

March 1, 2011
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Oil Field Production Geology By Mike Shepherd This book was written for students, new professionals in oil companies, and for anyone with an interest in reservoir geology. It explains the background to production geology in the context of oil field subsurface operations. It also gives practical guidelines as to how a production geologist can...
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Petroleum Geology eTextbook

February 23, 2011
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Petroleum Geology eTextbook By Stephen Bend (University of Regina) An AAPG Special Publication on CD-ROM A Primer in Petroleum geology designed for the student or beginner. This compilation includes well known journal papers, selected chapters from AAPG Memoirs, and technical contributions by professional geoscientists. All represent excellent supplements to the body of the eTextbook...
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