Tunneling (CE420) Course Details

Course Name: Tunneling
Code: CE420
Pre-requisite Course(s): CE 311 Soil Mechanics
Objective: To give students an understanding of principles and methods necessary to select tunneling excavation and support system.
Content: Introduction to tunneling: art and engineering; geological aspects of tunneling; tunneling methods: soft ground, rock or adverse ground conditions; ground treatment in tunneling; stresses and displacements associated with excavation of tunnels; design and support of tunnels; application of numerical analysis codes for tunneling.
Term: Spring
Theory: 3
Application: 0
Laboratory: 0
Credit: 3
Course File: Course File