Graham Sustainability Institute

Advanced Soil Mechanics

CEE 540

Deformation and strength of soils; total and effective stress; drained and undrained behavior. Constitutive description: elastic-plastic, hardening/softening, Cam clay model, critical states. Stress paths, and testing of soils. Modeling of reinforced soil: multi-component model and homogenization approach; fiber-reinforced soil. Theorems of limit analysis; applications in stability assessment.

Credits: 
3
School(s)/College(s): 
Engineering » Civil & Environmental Eng.
Semesters: 
Winter 2018
Fall 2016
Winter 2016
Fall 2018