CE 643-Earthquake Geotechnical Engineering
Introduction to earthquake occurrence, theory of Plate tectonics, Elastic rebound theory, facult mechanism, beach ball solution, seismic hazard, site response analysis, liquefaction potential assessment. etc.
CE 532-Dynamics of Soil and Foundations
The course aims in understanding response of SDOF, MDOF systems subjeted to free and force vibrations, types of seismic waves, wave propagation, dynamic soil properties etc.
CE 642- Subsurface exploration and instrumentation
The course aims discussing about various kinds of geophysical, geotchnical tests to be used for various kinds of projects including pressuremeter, electrical resistivity, dilatometer, MASW, SASW, SPT, CPT, etc. Objectives of subsurface exploration and its planning; role of subsoil exploration in case of offshore structures.