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CAE 562 - Engineering Behavior of Soil

Course Title: 

Engineering Behavior of Soil

Course Description: 

Soil mineralogy and soil fabric, soil-water electrolyte system, dispersive clay, stress and strain analyses, elastic equilibrium in soil masses, plastic equilibrium in soil masses, in situ and laboratory stress paths, shear strength of sands and clays, thermal properties of soils, critical state soil mechanics principles, nonlinear pseudo elastic and elastoplastic constitutive models.

Credit: 

(4-0-4)

Prerequisite: 

None

Corequisite: 

None