Videregående geoteknik

2018/2019

Forudsætninger/Anbefalede forudsætninger for at deltage i modulet

Prerequisites:

The module builds on knowledge gained in Material Modelling in Civil Engineering and Advanced Soil Mechanics or similar.

Modulets indhold, forløb og pædagogik

Objective

Students who complete the module

Læringsmål

Viden

Knowledge

  • Understand and use numerical methods, e.g. finite element method, to analyse soil-structure interaction problems for various geotechnical structures.
  • Establish model for analysis of excavations and tunnel construction in urban areas.
  • Have knowledge about common types of excavations, tunnels and problems related to the construction works.
  • Finite-element analysis of wave propagation from earthquake, pile driven and traffic.
  • Cyclic response and liquefaction of soil.

Færdigheder

Skills

  • To analyse and design complex geotechnical structures.
  • To understand the basis of, and to use (with computers) numerical methods to solve deformation and failure problems for selected geotechnical structures.

Kompetencer

Competencies

  • Application of proper terminology in oral, written and graphical communication and documentation within geotechnical engineering.

Undervisningsform

Type of instruction

Lectures, etc. supplemented with project work, workshops, presentation seminars, lab tests.

Omfang og forventet arbejdsindsats

The module is 5 ECTS which is corresponding to 150 hours of study.

Eksamen

Prøver

Prøvens navnAdvanced Geotechnical Engineering
Prøveform
Skriftlig eller mundtlig
Exam format:

Individual oral or written exam. Exam format is decided on by start of semester.
ECTS5
Bedømmelsesform7-trins-skala
CensurIntern prøve
VurderingskriterierEvaluation criteria:

Are stated in the document Vurderingskriterier

http:/​/​www.engineering.aau.dk/​digitalAssets/​332/​332984_faellesbestemmelser_230617.pdf

Fakta om modulet

Engelsk titelAdvanced Geotechnical Engineering
ModulkodeB-BK-K3GE-13
ModultypeKursus
Varighed1 semester
SemesterEfterår
ECTS5
UndervisningssprogEngelsk
UndervisningsstedCampus Esbjerg
Modulansvarlig

Organisation

StudienævnStudienævnet for Byggeri og Anlæg
FakultetDet Ingeniør- og Naturvidenskabelige Fakultet