Invitation for participation in International Dam Safety Conference, 2018 (Jan 23rd-24th) to Chair, CiE from Director, DRIP (Dam Rehabilitation and Improvement Project), CWC, Government of India
International Symposium on Earthen Structures
Announcement for ISES 2018
ISES conference website
Organized by Dept. of Civil Engineering and Centre for Sustainable Technologies, IISc
ASCE India Conference 2017 on Urbanization Challenges in Emerging Economies, 12-14 December 2017, New Delhi, India
Prerequisites: Grade of C or higher in CNMG 3347 and 4321. The major portion of the course is composed of selected geotechnical aspects of foundation design, including both shallow and deep foundations. Topics include: ultimate bearing capacity, allowable bearing capacity, consolidation settlement of shallow foundations, pile foundations for bearing and friction piles, lateral earth pressure and retaining wall design, foundation design on difficult soils, and specialty soil improvement and ground modification. Two hours lecture. Two hours lab. Three credit hours. Spring only.