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4541. Advanced Soil Mechanics

3.00 credits

Prerequisites: CE 3510 or equivalent; enrollment in the School of Engineering. Not open for credit for students who have passed CE 5541.

Grading Basis: Graded

Introduction of soil as a multi-phase material; stress and strain analysis in soil; soil compression and consolidation; shear strength of sand and clay; critical state soil mechanics; advanced topics in complex constitutive relationships; introduction to fracture mechanics.