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  Soil Mechanics
       by Dr. Satoshi Nishimura

  IMPORTANT!

 The lectures for 2020, originally scheduled for the Spring Term (April/May), have been moved to the Summer Term due to the COVID-19 
 problem. The first lecture is planned on 16 Jun. Any update will be announced here and on ELMS.


  Handouts


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Calendar, Table of contents, grading policy, etc.





Week 1
'Language' to Describe Soil Behaviour: Part 1





Week 2
'Language' to Describe Soil Behaviour: Part 2





Week 3
Effective Stress and Pore Water Pressure Changes





Week 4
Elasto-Plastic Description of Soil Behaviour: Part 1





Week 5
Elasto-Plastic Description of Soil Behaviour: Part 2





Week 6
Elasto-Plastic Description of Soil Behaviour: Part 3





Week 7
Compression Behaviour of Soils





Week 8
Soil Behaviour at Small Strains: Part 1





Week 9
Soil Behaviour at Small Strains: Part 2 (Appendix)





Week 10
Soil Behaviour at Medium Strains





Week 11
Soil Behaviour at Large Strains: Part 1





Week 12
Soil Behaviour at Large Strains: Part 2





Week 13
Soil Behaviour at Very Large Strains





Week 14
Further Topics: Behaviour at Unsaturated States, Extreme Temperature, etc.













The final exam will take place at Room C310 for 10:00-11:30, 4 June






Exams from previous years: 2016  / 2017













Assignment 1






Assignment 2 (with 'help')











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