|SCIENTIFIC DISCIPLINARY SECTOR||GEO/05|
The teaching is aimed to provide the students with the skills required to address properly the main engineering geological issues, related both to natural phenomena or civil engineering works, which may arise in professional activity. In particular, the following subjects are dealt with: 1) rock mass strength and deformability; stability analysis of rock slopes for planar, wedge and toppling failures; 2) groundwater wells and pumping tests; 3) slope stabilization methods and soil hardening; 4) engineering geological issues related to the construction of roads, tunnels and dams; 5) basic concepts of the Technical Regulations on Constructions (NTC 2018).
Office hours: To be agreed with the teacher
ANDREA CEVASCO (President)