Applied soil engineering (CV321)

Course Name: 

Applied soil engineering (CV321)

Programme: 

B.Tech(Civil)

Semester: 

Fifth

Category: 

Open Electives (OE)

Credits (L-T-P): 

(3-0-0) 3

Content: 

Soil exploration, Earth pressure and its determination, Bearing capacity - Theoretical methods and Insitu
tests, Stability of slopes by various approaches, Load carrying capacity of single and group of piles.
Ground improvement methods. Introduction to soil dynamics.

References: 

B.M. Das, Principles of Geotechnical Engineering, The PWS Series in Civil Engg. V.N.S. Murthy, Soil Mechanics and Foundation Engineering, Dhanpat Rai & Sons, New Delhi

Department: 

Civil Engineering
 

Contact us

Dr. Varghese George, Professor and Head
Department of Civil Engineering, NITK, Surathkal
P. O. Srinivasnagar, Mangalore - 575 025
Karnataka, India.

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