Optical techniques in geotechnical engineering

Magued Iskander, Samer Sadek

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter


Imaging and its applications in geotechnical engineering are growing enormously. This has been fueled by advances in digital imaging along with the increasing power of computing. In this chapter, a literature review of the advances of imaging in some civil engineering applications is presented. The applications are categorized according to their disciplines, with focus on geotechnical engineering applications.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationModelling with Transparent soils
PublisherSpringer Verlag
Number of pages14
ISBN (Print)9783642025006
StatePublished - 2010

Publication series

NameSpringer Series in Geomechanics and Geoengineering
ISSN (Print)1866-8755
ISSN (Electronic)1866-8763

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Geotechnical Engineering and Engineering Geology
  • Mechanics of Materials


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