## Most downloaded documents in soil mechanics and foundations

# Permeability in Soils-Soil Mechanics and Foundations-Lecture 11 Slides-Civil and Environmental Engineering

This lecture is delivered by Dr. Lanbo Liu at University of Connecticut.
Permeability in Soils, Importance of Permeability, Use of Permeability, Permeability, Bernoulli’s Equation, Confined Aquifer, Darcy’s Law, Hydraulic Conductivity, Constant He...

# Factor of Safety-Soil Mechanics and Foundations-Lecture 37 Slides1-Civil and Environmental Engineering

Factor of Safety, FS, Stability of Infinite Slopes, Finite Slopes, Slump Failure, Slope Failure, Toe Failure, Base Failure, Soil Mechanics and Foundations, Lecture Slides, Civil and Environmental Engineering, Dr Lanbo Liu, University of Connecticu...

# Direct Shear Test-Soil Mechanics and Foundations-Lecture 32 Slides-Civil and Environmental Engineering

Direct Shear Test, Triaxial Shear Test, Principles of the Triaxial Compression Test, TC Test, Triaxial Test Equipment, Soil Shear Strength, Drained Conditions, Undrained Conditions, Types of Tests, Unconsolidated undrained, UU Test, Q Test, Consol...

# Effective Stress in Partially Saturated Soil-Soil Mechanics and Foundations-Lecture 21 Slides-Civil and Environmental Engineering

Aim for this course is to describe soil as an engineering material and to understand the nature of stresses induced in the soil and by the soil, to analyze bearing capacity and settlements of foundations.
Effective Stress in Partially Saturated So...

# Compaction Specifications-Soil Mechanics and Foundations-Lecture 09 Slides-Civil and Environmental Engineering

Compaction Specifications, Field Compaction, Types of Rollers, Impact of Soil Moisture, Compaction, Ramming, Vibration, Field Compaction, Relative Compaction, Nuclear Density Gauges, Non Nuclear Density Gauge, Dr. Lanbo Liu, Soil Mechanics and Fou...