CIVL7018
Slope Stability and Earth Retaining Structures

Course Description

Engineered Slopes, Landslides, Slope Stability Concepts- modes of failure, infinite slopes, Analysis of various shapes of failure surfaces, Method of slices, design charts, Slope Stabilization Methods, Earth Pressure theories, lateral pressures due to external loads, compaction pressures, design of earth retaining structures, backfilled walls, supported excavations.


Prerequisite

None


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