Course Description for Analysis and Design of Earth Retaining Systems
Analysis and Design of Earth Retaining Systems
Prerequisite: CEG 3011C
Description: This course provides a comprehensive coverage of the principles for geotechnical analysis and design of earth retaining systems. Course topics include earth pressure theories, design of rigid and flexible retaining structures, design of braced and anchored shoring systems, design of reinforced earth walls, and stability analyses for earth slopes.