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CVEN 365 -Introduction to Geotechnical Engineering -

 
 


 

Syllabus - Summer 2005

Laboratory Schedule

 

INSTRUCTOR'S MASTER

 ASSIGNMENT NO. 2

ASSIGNMENT NO. 3

 

 

Solutions to Assignment No 5

Solutions to Assignment No 6

 

Assignment No. 1 Assignment No. 2
Assignment No. 3 Assignment No. 4
Assignment No. 5 Assignment No. 6
Assignment No. 7 Assignment No. 8

John Bryant Consultant web site.

Unified Soil Classification

Lab Manual

Laboratory Standards

D 2216 - 98
D4643 - 00
D 698 - 00a
D 1557 - 00
D 421 - 85
D 422 - 63
D 2217 - 85
D 1140 - 00
D 4318 - 00
D 854 - 00
D 2487 - 00
D 2488 - 00
D 2434 - 68
D 3080 - 98
D 4546 - 96
D 5298 - 94
D 2435 - 96
D 2166 - 00
D 4767 - 95
D 4959-00
 
 
 

#1  SOIL CLASSIFICATION CHARTS #2  SURFACE TENSION - MATRIC SUCTION
#3   SOME PHYSICAL PROPERTIES OF SOILS AND MINERALS #4  SOIL - WATER POTENTIAL ENERGY (SUCTION)

 


 

HANDOUTS

 

Use Of The Dimensionless Time Constrant
Settlement Computations
Notes On Mohr's Circles and Shear Strength
Active Earth Pressure Coefficient
Unconfined Compression Test
One Dimensional Consolidation Theory
Effective Friction Angle vs PI
Slope Stability Analysis with Undrained Properties
Suction - Volume Change coefficients of Expansive Clay Minerals

Bearing Capacity Handout

Ultimate Bearing Capacity Theory

Bearing Capacity Summary

Slope Stability Analysis w/Total Stress Analysis & Effective Stress Analysis

Surface Tension - Matric Suction

Clay Minerals: go to http://cenotes.tamu.edu  for this handout

Some Physical Properties of Soils and Minerals: go to http://cenotes.tamu.edu for this handout.


 
 
Date last updated: 5 Aug  05