82127 Foundation engineering

Course Description

The Course DescriptionReview of basic soil mechanics, types of shallow foundations, bearing capacity of foundations: equations and correlations, settlement, design of isolated footings, special types of footings, rectangular combined and strap footings, lateral earth pressure and retaining walls.

Credits

    3

Books for this Course

  • Foundation Analysis and Design, by Joseph E. Bowels, 5th edition, McGraw Hill Book Company

Times Offered

  • September 2015
  • January 2016

Faculty

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