Gaziantep University

GAZİANTEP UNIVERSITY

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DEPARTMENT OF CIVIL ENGINEERING 
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Atelier - Laboratory
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Course Details
Course Title
Soil Mechanics
Code
CE 361
Course Info
Engineering problems involving soils. Index properties and classification of soils. Phase relationships. Compaction. Permeability. Seepage and flow nets. Total and effective stress, hydrostatic and excess pore pressures. Shear strength of soils. Stresses and displacements. Lateral earth pressure at rest, active and passive earth pressures; Rankine's theory and Coulomb's wedge theory. Earth-retaining structures. Compressibility of soils. One-dimensional consolidation; determination of coefficients of compressibility and consolidation. Principles of foundation design; analysis of settlements, bearing capacity of foundations
Credit
3
ECTS
5
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