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G L E 530: Seepage and Slopes

  • Catalog Description:
    Practical aspects of seepage effects and ground water flow. Stability of natural and man-made slopes under various loading conditions. Design and construction of earth dams and embankments. Flow net and its use; wells; filters; total and effective stress methods of slope analysis; selection of pertinent soil parameters.
  • Credits: 3
  • Prerequisites: Civ Engr 330
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