CE En 544 - Seepage & Slope Stability Analysis

Winter Semester, 2013

Brigham Young University

Dept. of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Schedule
Lecture Notes
Objectives
Policies
Grades
Old Exams

Instructor: Norm Jones 242L CB, 422-7569
Lectures: 234 CB, 9:30 - 10:45 am T-Th
Office Hrs: Come by my office anytime

E-Mail Links

The following links are here for the convenience of the instructor and students in CE En 544 at BYU. Any use of these email addresses for any purpose other than dealing with CE En 544 is strictly prohibited.


Student Accounts

Each of you has a student account for this class.  You can log on to your student account to edit your e-mail address and the code that is used to display your homework and exam scores.

Student Account Logon Page

The password to logon to your account was mailed to you at the beginning of the semester. Contact Dr. Jones if you have forgotten your password.


Teaching Assistant

Alexander Wright
awright9geo@gmail.com

Alex will be grading the homework. He will not have formal office hours but if you would like to meet with him regarding how your homework was graded, just drop him a note to set up a time. I will also give out his cell phone number in class in case you would prefer to phone or text him.


Text

Required: Soil Strength and Slope Stability, Duncan & Wright

We will use text primarily during the second part of the semester.

Optional: Construction Dewatering and Groundwater Control, Powers, Et al.

Good reference on dewatering issues

Optional: Seepage, Drainage, and Flow Nets, Cedergren.

Good, but dated. Last edition published in 1997.


UTEXASED4 Download

You may download a free copy of UTEXASED4 for installation on your laptop or PC for use with this class by clicking here.

You will be required to logon to your student account to access the download page.


 

Page last edited: 01/03/2013