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AUCK UNI: Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering (CIVIL725) – Summer School

Date/Time Jan 08, 2018 @ 8:00am - Jan 10, 2018 @ 5:00pm
Event type Course
Branch Auckland
Country New Zealand
Cost $
Website N/A

Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering (CIVIL725) to be offered as block course in 2018 summer school at University of Auckland.

The course will run from 9am-5pm on the following days: January 8/9/10 and January 24/25/26.

Topics include:

  • geotechnical problems encountered during earthquakes;
  • introductory seismology and earthquake engineering;
  • seismic hazard and analysis;
  • wave propagation and local site effects;
  • dynamic properties of soils; ground response analysis;
  • seismic stability of slopes and embankments;
  • seismic earth pressure and behaviour of earth-retaining structures;
  • soil liquefaction and permanent ground deformations;
  • soil remediation and mitigation techniques.

For details about the learning objectives, course contents, enrolment restrictions and other information, please contact A/Prof Rolly Orense.
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