Animated concepts of soil mechanics
Daniel T. Lacz, Boston College, United States
Boston College . Awarded
With the advent of the personal computer and the Internet, information has become digitally-based and widely available. Educators can benefit from these communication advances and use computer technology to develop a new generation of teaching tools for students. The goal of this thesis is to develop geotechnical education tools compiled on a CD-ROM. For instance, simple, yet realistic examples of stress distribution, 1-dimensional settlement, and 1-dimensional consolidation are incorporated into the CD. The animations are intended to demonstrate, through visuals, the theories behind basic geotechnical engineering concepts.
Lacz, D.T. Animated concepts of soil mechanics. Master's thesis, Boston College.
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