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Semester 2, 2017


H1 - Semester Quick Study Notes

25 pages

2,108 words

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2 Engineering Design Process 3
Need 3
Goal Specification of specific tasks 3
Divergent Phase 3
Convergent Phase 3
Solution 3
3 Geotechnical site investigations 4
Preliminary site investigation: 4
Main Site investigation 4
4 Water and stresses in Soil and Rock 5
Where does fluid reside in rock? 5
Hydrostatics 5
Stress 6
Capillarity 6
DARCY’S law for flow in Porous media 8
5 Measurement of hydraulic conductivituty ub-situ and in lab 9
K 9
Determine k in lab 10
field PERMEABILITY tests 10
Flow at pore scale 13
6 Flow net constructions 14
DRAWING 14
CALCULATE SEEPAGE AND PRESSURE 15
7 effective stress 16
Quicksand conditions 16
8 LaNdslides 17
9 Slope Stability 18
Terminology 18
Types of failure 18
Limit equilibrium 18
Analysis proceedure 18
Mohr Colum 19
10 Bishops method 20
Bishop 20
11 Slope Stabilisation methods 21
12 Embankment Dams 22
Types: 22
Design considerations 22
Seepage 22
13 CASE STUDY NOTES 25
Risk assessment in slope stability 25

Author

Shane

Campus

UniMelb, Parkville

Member since

August 2017