2023-2024 Catalog

CE 461 Foundations and Earth Pressures

This course focuses on the application of the basic principles of soil mechanics to the design of foundations and earth retaining structures. Shallow footings, mat foundations, deep foundations, cantilever retaining walls, and sheet pile walls are studied. Includes the use of design software for foundations and walls. Lecture/discussion


CE 361


Spring semester in alternate years


McGuire, Roth