1.4 Geotechnical Engineering
After viewing previous lectures on seismicity you have basic understanding of earthquakes. Let’s have a further look at what this means for buildings and its foundations. This introduction lecture on geotechnical engineering by Carlos Merino discusses the behaviour of foundations under seismic loading and some more advanced topics, such as soil structure interaction.
Introduction to Seismic Essentials in Groningen by TU Delft OpenCourseWare is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License.
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