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# Shallow foundation (Expert Course)

7/6/20, 6:30 am

Foundation Engineering: Detailed Concepts, Illustrative Examples and Problems, and Practical approach for the design

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What you'll learn

• Brief on Shallow foundation: Introduction, Types of Foundations, Choice of Foundation, Type and Preliminary Selection, Illustrative Examples, Questions and Problems, and Practical approach for the design

Description:

An extensive course designed for civil engineering graduates and higher learning professionals consistently working in the field of foundation design.

Course Objectives and Outcomes:

• In this course, the student will be able to understand the various topics and terminologies used in Foundation Engineering.

• This course will be helpful for Practicing Engineers, Consultants, Undergraduate and Post Graduate students, Researchers, Industry Specialist, Lab Instructors, and a wide array of Geotechnical Design Engineers.

• The course covers relevant topics from Foundation Engineering and gives you an insight on various topics in detail.

• The student will be able to design the shallow foundation using various theories described in the course module.

• This course is an extensive course for Foundation Engineering (Shallow Foundation). The research areas are covered and explained with the latest practices used by civil engineers for foundation designIntroduction, Basic Terminologies, Assumptions and Derivation of Terzaghi Bearing Capacity Theory, Terzaghi Bearing Capacity Theory, Types of Shallow foundation, Different types of Shear failure, Numericals based on Terzaghi Bearing Capacity, Modification in Terzaghi Bearing Capacity Theory, Water Table Correction factors in Terzaghi Bearing Capacity Theory, Numericals on Water Table correction factors in Terzaghi bearing Capacity theory, Skempton Bearing Capacity for Cohesive Soil, Skempton Proposed value for Nc for different shape and size of footing, Numericals on Skempton theory, Mayerhof approach, Hansen's Recommendations, Vesic Bearing Capacity, IS Code method, Bearing Capacity based on field test, Teng's Formula, SPT Test procedure, SPT Correction, Determination of Net allowable bearing pressure using Peck Hansen equation, Plate Load Test, Procedure for Plate Load Test, Bearing Capacity Calculation, Static Cone Penetration Test, Bearing Capacity of Footing on Layered Soils, Factors affecting Bearing Capacity, Allowable Bearing Capacity, Peck Henson's formula, Teng's formula, IS code method for Raft, Settlement of Foundation, Permissible settlement in Shallow foundation, Numerical problems for a shallow foundation, Flexible footing over Granular Soils, Flexible footing over clayey soils, Rigid footing over Granular Soils, Rigid footing over Clayey Soils.

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