CEE 4410 Retaining Structures and Slopes
Lecture: MW 8:40-9:55 HLS 312
Section: M 1:25-2:40 HLS 368
Prerequisite: CEE 3410. Co-meets with CEE 6410.
Covers earth pressure theories; design of rigid, flexible, braced, tied-back, slurry wall, soil nailing, and reinforced soil structures; stability of excavation, cut, and natural slopes; and design problems stressing application of course material under field conditions of engineering practice.
Outcome 1: Students gain the ability to apply knowledge of mathematics, science, and engineering.
Outcome 2: Students gain the ability to design a system, component, or process to meet desired needs.
Outcome 3: Students gain the ability to function on multi-disciplinary teams.
Outcome 4: Students gain the ability to communicate effectively.
Outcome 5: Students gain the ability to use the techniques, skills, and modern engineering tools necessary for engineering practice.