CIVL 646 Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering

3 semester hours

Introduction to engineering seismology and earthquake ground motions. Evaluation of dynamic soil properties, seismic site response analysis, soil liquefaction evaluation and mitigation, seismic slop stability, and seismic evaluation of dams and embankments.

Prerequisite: CIVL 410  or ENVS 652 .

Requires consent of Program Director.

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