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Open Seats as of
05/22/2024 at 01:30 PM
ENCE645
Geotechnics of Waste Disposal
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, Aud, S-F
Credit only granted for: ENCE489X, ENCE645, or ENCE688X.
Formerly: ENCE688X.
Fundamental aspects of geotechnical engineering that apply to problems of waste containment and remediation, basic principles of containment systems, compacted clay liners and clay mineralogy, hydraulic conductivity of compacted soils, methods of laboratory and field hydraulic conductivity measurements, design of waste containment systems, landfill stability and settlement, geosynthetic liners, waste compatibility, contaminant transport through liners, leachate collection systems, gas collection systems, covers and caps.