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Courses - Spring 2020
ENCE
Engineering, Civil Department Site
ENCE444
(Perm Req)
Experimental Methods in Geotechnical Structural Engineering
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Prerequisite: ENCE353 and ENCE340; and permission of ENGR-Civil & Environmental Engineering department.
In the geotechnical engineering part of the course, major soils testing and their interpretation including classification, compaction, strength, and compressibility will be undertaken. The structural engineering part of this course covers test planning, loading apparatus, instrumentation, data acquisition and data analysis, as well as basic aspects of structural testing techniques and shake-table test.