AuthorInternational Workshop on Preservation of Natural Stone and Rock Weathering (2007 : Madrid, Spain)
TitlePreservation of natural stone and rock weathering [electronic resource] : proceedings of the International Workshop on Preservation of Natural Stone and Rock Weathering, Madrid, Spain, 14th July 2007 / editors, Pedro Sola, Josใae Estaire, Claudio Olalla
Imprint London : Taylor & Francis, 2007
Connect tohttp://marc.crcnetbase.com/isbn/9780415889339
Descript ix, 216 p. : ill

CONTENT

Session 1, keynote lecture: Bulk and surface properties in stone conservation -- Technical papers: Influence of measuring conditions on roughness parameters of ornamental rocks -- Natural and artificial micro-cracking in limestone : a model of response to freezing-thawing -- Digital image processing techniques as a tool for evaluating and mapping patinas on granite monuments -- Water-rock interaction and its effect on the weathering of Yungang grottoes -- Latvian dolomite : stone in art and architecture -- Weathering and consolidation of grottoes along the Silk Road of China -- Bowing of marble slabs : an integrated measurement system to monitor and predict the faบcade weathering -- Monitoring of water absorption in sedimentary rocks by X-ray computer tomography -- Characteristics and morphology of weathering crusts on porous limestone, the role of climate and air pollution -- Some aspects of degradability of argillaceous rocks -- Analysis of weathering and internal texture on the engineering properties of granites -- Analysis of weathering and internal texture on the engineering properties of granites -- Session 2, keynote lecture: Interventions in foundations, applicable techniques and pathology --


Rock mechanics -- Congresses Electronic books.