The aim of the course is to abreast the participants A) with fundamentals and contemporary topics on expectations from Geotechnical Investigations for design of structures. B) International best practices. At the end of the course, the participants are expected to:
- Have an overall understanding about guidelines and requirements for geotechnical investigations for design of all types of structures such as buildings and bridges and Infrastructural facilities including transport, power, petrochemical, harbours and airports etc, to enable them to plan and direct the construction activity appropriately.
- Have a clear understanding of how to asses and interpret geotechnical investigation report to be able to execute a safe and economical design.
The course will be conducted by
Prof. V.S. Raju, (Distinguished Honorary Professor, IIT Gandhinagar, Former Director, IIT Delhi, and Dean IIT Madras).
Prof. Ajanta Sachan, IIT Gandhinagar
Prof. Amit Prashant, IIT Gandhinagar
• Participants who successfully complete the course will be awarded a certificate.