MS 703

Course Name: 

Marine Geotechnical Engineering




  • Sub-surface exploration, Planning of soil investigation.
  • Clay mineralogy, Origin & identification of clay minerals.
  • Lateral earth pressure - Rankine & Coulomb theories.
  • Bearing capacity of deep and shallow foundations.
  • Clope stability analysis, Stresses and Deformations in soils.


Winter Korn and Fang - "Foundation Engineering Handbook"
P. L. Tirant - "Sea bed Reconnaissance & offshore soil mechanics for installation of petroleum structures"
D. A. Ardus - "Offshore site investigation"


Applied Mechanics and Hydraulics

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Amba Shetty., Professor and Head

Department of Applied Mechanics and Hydraulics, NITK, Surathkal
P. O. Srinivasnagar, Mangaluru - 575 025
Karnataka, India.

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