2023-2024 Catalog

CE 462 Slope Stability and Ground Improvement

This course applies the basic principles of soil mechanics to the analysis of the stability of slopes, walls, dams, and levees. The use of various ground improvement technologies, including geotextile reinforcement, to improve stability and solve construction problems are considered. Includes significant use of computers for analysis. Oral presentation and written reports are required. Lecture/discussion


CE 361


Spring semester in alternate years


McGuire, Roth