Books, Book Chapters, and Patents

  1. Mitchell, J.K. Fundamentals of Soil Behavior, John Wiley & Sons, New York, 1976, 422 pp.
  2. Mitchell, J.K., Chan, C.K. and Villet, W.C.B. “Acoustic Penetrometer for Subsoil Investigation,” United States Letters Patent No. 4,382, 384, May 10, 1983.
  3. Mitchell, J.K. and Kao, T-C. “Backfilling Material and Method of Preparation Thereof,” (with Tsung-chung Kao), United States Patent No. 4,482,271, November 13, 1984.
  4. Mitchell, J.K. Fundamentals of Soil Behavior, Second Edition, John Wiley and Sons, Inc., New York, 1993, 437 pp.
  5. Mitchell, J.K. Barrier Containment Technologies for Environmental Remediation Applications, (one of four Principal Contributors), R.R. Rumer and M.E. Ryan (eds), Wiley Interscience, NY, 1990, 170 pp.
  6. Rumer, R.R. and Mitchell, J.K. (editors) Assessment of Barrier Containment Technologies- A Comprehensive Treatment for Environmental Remediation Applications, NTIS Publication #PB96-180583, 1996, 437 pp.
  7. Mitchell, J.K. and Narin van Court, W.A. “Barrier Design and Installation: Walls and Covers” Chapter 11 in Subsurface Restoration, H. Ward, J. A. Cherry, and M. R. Scalf, eds., Ann Arbor Press, 1997, pp.175-195.
  8. Selected Geotechnical Papers of James K. Mitchell, edited by I. M. Idriss, contains reprints of 35 previously published papers, ASCE GeoInstitute, ISBN 0-7844-0567-2001, 934 pp.
  9. Mitchell, J.K. “Physicochemistry of Soils for Geoenvironmental Engineering,” Chapter 23 of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering Handbook, (2001) Kluwer Academic Publishing, Norwell, MA, U.S.A. (R.K. Rowe, Editor) 1088 p. ISBN 0-7923-8316-2

Mitchell, J.K. and Soga, K. Fundamentals of Soil Behavior, 3rd Edition John Wiley & Sons, Hoboken, NJ, May 2005, 577 pp.


Acoustic Penetrometer for Subsoil Investigation
Backfilling material and method of preparation thereof