Course Schedule - Fall Semester 2019

     

CEVE 472 001 (CRN: 14003)

SOIL MECHANICS LABORATORY

Long Title: SOIL MECHANICS LABORATORY WITH INDIVIDUAL PARTICIPATION
Department: Civil & Environmental Engr
Instructor: Stevens, Robert F.
Meeting: 4:00PM - 6:30PM W RYN B28 (26-AUG-2019 - 6-DEC-2019) 
Session: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Laboratory
Method of Instruction: Face to Face
Credit Hours: 1
Course Syllabus:
Course Materials: Rice Campus Store
 
Restrictions:
Must be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Undergraduate
Section Max Enrollment: 25
Section Enrolled: 11
Enrollment data as of: 4-AUG-2020 9:08PM
 
Fees: None
 
Final Exam: Scheduled Final Exam-OTR Room
Final Exam Time:
12-DEC-2019  
9:00AM - 12:00PM R RYN 201
 
Description: Determine the water content, liquid limit, plastic limit, grain size from sieve and hydrometer analyses, falling head permeability, specific gravity, and the shear strength of clays from pocket penetrometer, Torvane, miniature vane, unconsolidated undrained triaxial compression and direct shear tests. Study the consolidation of clays and the compaction of clays and sands.