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2Second Semester
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Course completely offered in italian
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Academic Year 2019/2020
School School of Civil
Environmental and Land Management Engineering
Name (Bachelor of Science degree)(ord. 270) - LC (343) Civil and Environmental Engineering
Track CAB - Civile
Programme Year 3

Course Details
ID Code 097585
Course Title SOIL MECHANICS
Course Type Integrated Course
Credits (CFU / ECTS) 8.0
Semester First Semester
Course Description The main goal of the course consists in introducing the student in the mechanics of porous media and in furnishing the instruments for the understanding the soil-structure interaction phenomena. The main topics of the course are: classification of soils. Mechanics of porous media. Effective stress principle. One and two dimensional seepage. One dimensional consolidation. The oedometer test. The Triaxial apparatus. Introduction to the critical state theory. Undrained conditions. Simple shear test. In situ tests. Coulomb and Rankine methods Limit analysis. Design principles of earth retaining structures: retaining walls and bulkheads. Shallow foundations: bearing capacity and evaluation of settlements. Piles.
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Educational activities SSD Code SSD Description CFU
B
ICAR/07
GEOTECHNICS
8.0

Schedule, add and removeAlphabetical groupCodeModule DescriptionProfessorCFUSem.LanguageCourse details
From (included)To (excluded)
--AZZZZ097698SOIL MECHANICS II-AGalli Andrea4.01
097694SOIL MECHANICS IGalli Andrea4.01
manifesti v. 3.4.11 / 3.4.11
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12/06/2021