Online Course Catalog
CEE 598 TSO - Tunneling in Soil and Rock
|Tunneling in Soil and Rock
|Youssef M. A. Hashash
This course covers soil and rock properties and their relation to tunnel ground behavior. Early methods and tunnels are examined, and modern tunneling techniques are introduced. Students examine the proper approach to tunnel projects, including exploration, design, and contracting practices including geotechnical baseline reports and risk registers. The course will include guest lectures by leading experts in the field.
Undergraduate degree in engineering or science and a course in Structural Dynamics (such as CEE 472) and Soil Mechanics and Behavior (such as CEE 483).
- Civil and Environmental Engineering