Course Detail
Units:
3.0
Course Components:
Lecture
Enrollment Information
Enrollment Requirement:
Prerequisites: (CVEEN 5305 OR CVEEN 6305) AND Graduate status.
Description
Meets with CVEEN 5330. Stress-strain behavior of soil during transient and repeated loading. Theory of wave propagation and dynamics of lumped systems as applied to problems in soil dynamics. Liquefaction-induced failures. Design of foundations for machinery. Effects of earthquakes on foundations of structures. Response of soils to blast loadings.