Jul 02, 2022  
2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog

CEN 4020 - Foundation Engineering

Credits: 4
Formerly: CEN5020
An introduction to the geotechnical design aspects of foundations. Site investigation techniques and characterization of subsurface conditions. Analysis and design of shallow and deep foundations subjected to vertical and lateral loading, with an emphasis on bearing capacity and settlement. Evaluation and selection of foundation types and alternatives. Case studies and design problems.
Prerequisite(s): CEN 3020 , MTH 2220 .