Geotechnical Measuements and Explorations
IIT Kanpur, , Prof. Nihar Ranjan Patra
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Introduction to Soil Mechanics:Index properties, 1-d consolidation theory , direct shear tests: Theory and application - Triaxial tests:Triaxial (static and cyclic) and simple shear testing under stress- and strain-control with pore pressure measurements - Engineering properties of soil:Relevant theoretical concepts for determination of engineering properties of soils - Subsurface exploration:Subsurface exploration, planning, drilling and sampling techniques - In-situ field tests:In-situ field testing and laboratory investigation of soil, including advanced equipments, instrumentation, data acquisition, and measurement techniques: SPT, CPT, DCPT, Pressuremeter, Dilatometer, Permeability - Data Interpretation:Data interpretations for determination of engineering properties of soils, and their application to geotechnical design. Preparation of site-investigation reports.
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Geotechnical Measuements & Explorations by Dr. Nihar Ranjan Patra, Department of Civil Engineering, IIT Kanpur. For more details on NPTEL visit httpnptel.iitm.ac.in
Sep 12, 2018
Excellent course helped me understand topic that i couldn't while attendinfg my college.
March 29, 2019
Great course. Thank you very much.