Apr 13, 2024  
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog
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CVEN 5708 - Advanced Soils Engineering


A unified treatment of the foundation of soil engineering analysis. Topics include stress-strain-strength of soils; generalized limiting equilibrium analysis; stability analyses of earth-retaining structures, slopes, and shallow foundations; probabilistic approach of stability assessment; computation of settlement of foundations in sand and clay and time-rate of consolidation and critical state concept. Special attention is directed toward the illustration of theory through practical examples. Prereq: CVEN 3708 or 3718, and CVEN 4718 or 4728, or Graduate Standing. Max hours: 3 Credits. Semester Hours: 3 to 3



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