New Books

Earthquake Engineering for Concrete Dams
Analysis, Design, and Evaluation
Anil K. Chopra

Earthquake Engineering for Concrete Dams by Prof. Anil K. Chopra, a 300 page book has been published by Wiley. In 2009, he along with Mr. Larry Nuss of U.S. Bureau of Reclamation, Denver, USA had conducted a day’s seminar on Seismic Safety of Concrete Gravity Dams in New Delhi on February 27, 2009 which was followed by a four-day training course at IIT Kanpur during March 3-6, 2009.

The publication is a comprehensive guide to modern-day methods for earthquake engineering of concrete dams. This publication is expected to be highly useful for graduate students, researchers and professional engineers. More details...

In addition, the 5th edition of the highly acclaimed publication of Prof. Chopra viz. Dynamics of Structures, Theory and Applications to Earthquake Engineering in SI units has been recently published with its Economy Edition costing Rs.879.00 in India.