Advanced Soil Mechanics

Advanced Soil Mechanics

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.
UM Course ID
039903
Course Number
CEE 540
Academic Level
Graduate
Credits
3
Sustainability Category
Sustainability-Inclusive
School(s)/College(s)
Engineering » Civil and Environmental Eng.
Academic Term(s)
Term Year Term Session(s)
2018
Winter
Fall
2016
Fall
Winter
2021
Fall