Geology for Civil Engineers
Instructor: Hatzipanagiotou Konstantinos, Koukouvelas Ioannis, Sabatakakis Nikolaos
Course code: 5204
Semester: 2ο
e-class:
Course content:

  1. Creation and structure of the earth.
  2. The theory of plate tectonics.
  3. Geological cycle.
  4. Crystals, minerals and rocks.
  5. Folds, faults and joints.
  6. Evolution of the earth.
  7. Geological time scale.
  8. Weathering, mass movements and landforms.
  9. Groundwater.
  10. Geology of Greece.
  11. Geological maps.
  12. Influence of geological factors in civil engineering.
  13. Engineering characteristics of soils, rocks and discontinuities.
  14. Rock identification laboratory and design of geological sections.


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