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CIV ENGR 735: Soil Dynamics

  • Catalog Description:
    Geotechnical considerations of earthquake engineering and foundation vibrations. Seismic surveying; ground motion during earthquakes; determination of soil properties for ground response analysis; dynamic properties of soils; soil structure interaction effects; soil liquifaction; dynamic analysis of earth dams; settlements resulting from earthquakes, lateral earth pressures during earthquakes; foundation vibrations.
  • Credits: 3
  • Prerequisites: Civ Engr/EMA 530, EMA 545 or cons inst
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