14.529 Engineering with Geosynthetics

Engineering with Geosynthetics

Course Details
Min Credits 3
Max Credits 3
Course ID 3021
Status Active

Rigorous treatment in the mechanism and behavior of reinforced soil materials. Laboratory and insitu tests for determining the engineering properties of geosynthetics (geotextiles, geomembranes, geogrids and geocomposites). Design principles and examples of geosynthetics for separation, soil reinforcement and stabilization, filtration and drainage.