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Earthquake-Resistant Design of Foundations, Retaining Walls and Earth Structures (05)

Seismic analysis and design of shallow and deep foundations, earth retaining structures, pipelines, tunnels, slopes and embankments. Rock dynamics and stability of rock masses. Dynamic soil-foundation-structure interaction: theoretical basis and application to the seismic design of structures with shallow and pile foundations, pipelines and other underground structures. Liquefaction countermeasures. Introduction to lifeline earthquake engineering. Seismic vulnerability and risk assessment of buildings, critical facilities and lifelines.