GEOLOGY APPLIED TO ENGINEERING

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Code
61919
ACADEMIC YEAR
2021/2022
CREDITS
6 credits during the 1st year of 9022 Geological sciences (LM-74) GENOVA
SCIENTIFIC DISCIPLINARY SECTOR
GEO/05
LANGUAGE
Italian
TEACHING LOCATION
GENOVA (Geological sciences)
semester
2° Semester
Teaching materials
More information regarding this unit may be available in Italian.

AIMS AND CONTENT

LEARNING OUTCOMES

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).

TEACHERS AND EXAM BOARD

Office hours: To be agreed with the teacher

Exam Board

ANDREA CEVASCO (President)

PIERLUIGI BRANDOLINI

MARCO FIRPO

IVANO RELLINI

LESSONS

EXAMS

Exam schedule

Date Time Location Type Notes
25/01/2022 09:30 GENOVA Orale
08/02/2022 09:30 GENOVA Orale
21/06/2022 09:30 GENOVA Orale
05/07/2022 09:30 GENOVA Orale
19/07/2022 09:30 GENOVA Orale
01/09/2022 09:30 GENOVA Orale
13/09/2022 09:30 GENOVA Orale