UNIVERSITY OF PUNE
M.E.CIVIL (GEOTECHNICAL ENGINEERING)
SUBJECT CODE 501212 (ELECTIVE IV)
Geotechnical Techniques in Rock Engineering
Lectures: 3 hrs/week Paper 100 marks
Ground improvement techniques, assessment. Compaction of disintegrated and weathered rocks. Grouting, type of grouts, suspensions, solutions and resins, Rheological models. Viscous and viscoplastic flows. Spherical and radial flows. Grout ability. Grouting techniques, materials, equipment, specifications, evaluation and quality control. Case histories, Shotcrete, method and materials, factors. Fibre reinforced shotcrete. Ground anchors, principles of reinforcement, rock bolts, mechanism, mechanical, friction, grouted tensioned and untensioned bolts. Design of bolts. Installation. Equipment. Testing.
Cable anchors. Dewatering techniques, classification, assessment of insitu permeability, filter criteria and design of wells, Codal provisions.
J.C. Jagger and N.G.W. Cook, Fundamentals of Rock Mechanics, Methuen and Co.,
Obert, Leonard and W.I. Duvall, Rock Mechanics and Design Structures of Rock,
J.A. Hudson et. al. (Ed), Comprehensive Rock Mechanics, in 5 vols., Pergamon
Brown E.T. “Analysis and computational methods.
Hoek E. and Brown E. T. “Underground excavation in rock”.
Megan T.M. and Barllette J.V. “Tunnel Planning and design”.
Szechy K.- Art of Tunneling.
Zienkiewicz, OCH and Taylor R.L.- Finite element method .Vol –2.
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