224-0909/01 – Improvement of Rocks and Soils (UVHZ)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Geotechnics and Underground EngineeringCredits5
Subject guarantordoc. Ing. Karel Vojtasík, CSc.Subject version guarantordoc. Ing. Karel Vojtasík, CSc.
Study levelpostgraduateRequirementOptional
YearSemesterwinter + summer
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2006/2007Year of cancellation2012/2013
Intended for the facultiesFASTIntended for study typesDoctoral
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
VOJ50 doc. Ing. Karel Vojtasík, CSc.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Credit and Examination 10+0
Combined Credit and Examination 10+0

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

The course provides the fundamentals of rock and soil improvement methods in common use of geotechnical engineering works.

Teaching methods

Individual consultations

Summary

The course provides the fundamentals of rock and soil improvement methods in common use of geotechnical engineering works. The lectures cover the techniques of ground treatment, improvement and reinforcement listed below: compaction, consolidation, dewatering, physiochemical stabilization, cementation, grouting, jet grouting, freezing, replacing, mixing, reinforcement. Each technique is dealt in a way referring principle, state of the art and history cases.

Compulsory literature:

Cambefort H.: Injection des soils. Edition Eyrolles, Paris 1968 BELL,F.G. (1993): Engineering Treatment of Soils. E&FN Spon KUTZNER,CH. (1996): Grouting of Rock and Soil. A.A.Balkema, Rotterdam MOSELEY,M.P., KIRSCH,K.(2004): Ground Improvement. 2nd editon, Spon Press HARRIS, J.S. (1995) Ground Freezing in Practice. Thomas Telford

Recommended literature:

BELL,F.G. (1993): Engineering Treatment of Soils. E&FN Spon KUTZNER,CH. (1996): Grouting of Rock and Soil. A.A.Balkema, Rotterdam MOSELEY,M.P., KIRSCH,K.(2004): Ground Improvement. 2nd editon, Spon Press

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

E-learning

Další požadavky na studenta

Student works out a seminary work on a selected topick from the area of rock and soil improvement

Prerequisities

Subject has no prerequisities.

Co-requisities

Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

The course provides the fundamentals of rock and soil improvement methods in common use of geotechnical engineering works.

Conditions for subject completion

Combined form (validity from: 2011/2012 Winter semester, validity until: 2012/2013 Summer semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of points
Exercises evaluation and Examination Credit and Examination 100 (100) 51
        Exercises evaluation Credit 35  18
        Examination Examination 65  33
Mandatory attendence parzicipation:

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Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.FormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2011/2012 (P3607) Civil Engineering (3607V035) Geotechnics P Czech Ostrava Optional study plan
2011/2012 (P3607) Civil Engineering (3607V035) Geotechnics K Czech Ostrava Optional study plan
2011/2012 (P3607) Civil Engineering (3607V007) Mining and Underground Engineering P Czech Ostrava Optional study plan
2011/2012 (P3607) Civil Engineering (3607V007) Mining and Underground Engineering K Czech Ostrava Optional study plan
2010/2011 (P3607) Civil Engineering (3607V035) Geotechnics P Czech Ostrava Optional study plan
2010/2011 (P3607) Civil Engineering (3607V035) Geotechnics K Czech Ostrava Optional study plan
2010/2011 (P3607) Civil Engineering (3607V007) Mining and Underground Engineering P Czech Ostrava Optional study plan
2010/2011 (P3607) Civil Engineering (3607V007) Mining and Underground Engineering K Czech Ostrava Optional study plan
2009/2010 (P3607) Civil Engineering (3607V035) Geotechnics P Czech Ostrava Optional study plan
2009/2010 (P3607) Civil Engineering (3607V035) Geotechnics K Czech Ostrava Optional study plan
2009/2010 (P3607) Civil Engineering (3607V007) Mining and Underground Engineering P Czech Ostrava Optional study plan
2009/2010 (P3607) Civil Engineering (3607V007) Mining and Underground Engineering K Czech Ostrava Optional study plan
2009/2010 (P2110) Geological Engineering (2101V003) Geological Engineering K Czech Ostrava Optional study plan
2008/2009 (P3607) Civil Engineering (3607V035) Geotechnics K Czech Ostrava Optional study plan
2008/2009 (P3607) Civil Engineering (3607V035) Geotechnics P Czech Ostrava Optional study plan
2008/2009 (P3607) Civil Engineering (3607V007) Mining and Underground Engineering P Czech Ostrava Optional study plan
2008/2009 (P3607) Civil Engineering (3607V007) Mining and Underground Engineering K Czech Ostrava Optional study plan
2007/2008 (P3607) Civil Engineering (3607V035) Geotechnics K Czech Ostrava Optional study plan
2007/2008 (P3607) Civil Engineering (3607V035) Geotechnics P Czech Ostrava Optional study plan
2007/2008 (P3607) Civil Engineering (3607V007) Mining and Underground Engineering P Czech Ostrava Optional study plan
2007/2008 (P3607) Civil Engineering (3607V007) Mining and Underground Engineering K Czech Ostrava Optional study plan
2006/2007 (P3607) Civil Engineering (3607V035) Geotechnics K Czech Ostrava Optional study plan
2006/2007 (P3607) Civil Engineering (3607V035) Geotechnics P Czech Ostrava Optional study plan
2006/2007 (P3607) Civil Engineering (3607V007) Mining and Underground Engineering P Czech Ostrava Optional study plan
2006/2007 (P3607) Civil Engineering (3607V007) Mining and Underground Engineering K Czech Ostrava Optional study plan

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