Engineering Geology (CV202)

Course Name: 

Engineering Geology (CV202)

Programme: 

B.Tech(Civil)

Semester: 

Third

Category: 

Programme Core (PC)

Credits (L-T-P): 

(3-0-0) 3

Content: 

General Geology, Physical Geology, Mineralogy, Petrology. Study of Igneous, Sedimentary, Metamorphic
rocks, Physico - mechanical properties of rocks.
Structural geology : Study of folds, faults, Joints, unconformities: resource engg., remote sensing
applications, Hydrogeology : Aquifers, geophysical exploration, selection of dam sites, tunnels, land slide
control measures, environmental geology.

References: 

Parbin Singh, Engineering and General Geology, Katson Pub., Delhi, Sixth edition 2001. Blyth. F.G.H & De Freitas M. H.,Engineering Geology, ELBS, 7th edition, 1984D.V.Reddy, Engineering Geology for Civil Engineers, Oxford IBH Publishers,1995,1997

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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