Online Courses

CEE 588 - Geotechnical Earthquake Engrg

Spring 2015

TitleSectionCRNTypeHoursTimesDaysLocationInstructor
Geotechnical Earthquake EngrgONL59148ONL -    Youssef M A Hashash

Course Description

This course covers seismic hazard analysis, cyclic response of soils and rock; wave propagation through soil and local site effects; liquefaction and post liquefaction behavior, seismic soil-structure of foundations and underground structures, seismic design of retaining walls, underground structures and tunnels (http://cee.illinois.edu/ceeonline/cee588).

Credit Hours

4 hours

Prerequisites

Undergraduate degree in engineering or science and a course in Structural Dynamics (such as CEE 472) and Soil Mechanics and Behavior (such as CEE 483).

Subject Area

Civil and Environmental Engineering