The course introduces the student to basic principles of geosciences and their applications in civil engineering. The modules of this course will help the student to have better understanding towards interior of the earth, earth system and its process.
Introduction to Geosciences in Civil Engineering
Rock-forming Minerals and their properties
Seismology and the internal structure of the earth
Locating Epicenter and calculating magnitude
Understanding Earth, by Grotzinger, Jordan, Press and Siever, Freeman and Company. Dynamic of Earth by Skinner and Porter Structural Geology by M. P. Billings Essentials of Geology by R. Wicander and J. S. Monroe Environmental Geology by Keller
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