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CAE 564 - Design of Foundations, Embankments and Earth Structures

Course Title: 

Design of Foundations, Embankments and Earth Structures

Course Description: 

Consolidation phenomena, derivation of bearing capacity equations, beams and slabs on soils, piles and pile groups, compaction, earth pressure theories and pressure in embankment, slope stability analyses, retaining structures, embankment design, soil structure interaction during excavation, design of anchors for landslide stabilization and retaining structures and instrumentation.

Credit: 

(4-0-4)

Prerequisite: 

[(CAE 323 with min. grade of C)] AND [(CAE 457 with min. grade of C)]

Corequisite: 

None