82127 Foundation engineering
Course DescriptionThe 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.
Books for this Course
- Foundation Analysis and Design, by Joseph E. Bowels, 5th edition, McGraw Hill Book Company
- September 2015
- January 2016