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August 31, 1999
SUMMER BOOK RELEASE PUBLISHED BY TECH FACULTY MEMBER
Charles A. Kliche, an Associate Professor of Mining Engineering at the South Dakota School of Mines & Technology, published a book entitled “ Rock Slope Stability” through the Society for Mining, Metallurgy and Exploration ( SME). The book became available through SME at the end of July 1999. Writing and editing of the book took approximately two years to complete.
The preface of the book describes its focus: “ The emphasis of the book is on rock slope stability, with sections on geological data collection, geotechnical data collection and analysis, surface water and groundwater effects, kinematic and kinetic stability analysis, rock slope stabilization techniques, and rock slope instrumentation and monitoring.”
“ Rock Slope Stability” is available from SME at P. O. Box 625002, Littleton, CO 80162 at an SME member price of $ 59, a student member price of $ 49, and a non- member price of $ 79.
SME is an international society of professionals in the minerals industry. The SME membership is more than 16,000 strong, with members in close to 100 countries. It is a member society of the American Institute of Mining, Metallurgical, and Petroleum Engineers ( AIME), which was founded by a group of mining engineers in 1871.
For more information about Kliche’s book, visit the website at http:// www. smenet. org/ books/ rockslope. html.
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