Soil Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering

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Course No: CIVE.5340; Last Offered: No Data;

Course Description

Effects of dynamic loading on foundations and earth structures. Single and multiple degree-of-freedom systems. Modal analysis. Basic seismology. Stress-strain and strength behavior of soils during cyclic and dynamic loading, including liquefaction. Soil amplification. Effect of earthquakes on retaining walls and dams. Dynamically loaded foundations.

Prerequisites & Notes

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  • Credits: 3;

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