|METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week):
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||Assist.Prof.Dr NABİ KARTAL TOKER
||Fall or Spring Semesters.
The course emphasize pile foundation design and teach the state of the art concepts of behavior and design of single piles and pile groups.
Deep foundations. Piles and pile foundations, types of piles, pile foundation design. Types of sheet pile walls. Single-wall, double-wall and cellular cofferdams. Box open and pneumatic caissons. Underpinning of existing structures.
The course gives;
-An ability to use the techniques, skills and modern engineering tolls necessary for engineering practice
-An ability to identify, formulate and solve engineering problems