Engineering Geology

Courses

EGEO 620 Structural Geology 3.0 Credits

Covers basic principles of structural geology, including deformation and failure of the earth's crust; folded and faulted structures; orthogonal and stereographic solutions of structural geology problems; construction and interpretation of geologic maps, cross-sections, and block diagrams; and subsurface mapping and graphic presentation of subsurface data.

College/Department: College of Engineering
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit

EGEO 630 Engineering Geology 3.0 Credits

Covers origin and engineering properties of earth materials; engineering testing, alteration, and use of earth materials; and special geologic hazards and problems.

College/Department: College of Engineering
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit

EGEO 650 Rock Mechanics 3.0 Credits

Involves field and laboratory evaluation of rock properties, stress analysis and measurement, stability of rock masses, design of underground openings, and permeability and seepage in jointed rock.

College/Department: College of Engineering
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Prerequisites: EGEO 630 [Min Grade: C]

EGEO 700 Introduction to Hydrology 3.0 Credits

Covers climate and weather, precipitation, evaporation and transpiration, drainage basins, and hydrographs.

College/Department: College of Engineering
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit

EGEO 701 Hydrology-Ground Water 3.0 Credits

Covers geologic and hydrologic occurrence of groundwater, underground flow, groundwater supply, and pollution problems.

College/Department: College of Engineering
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit

EGEO 710 Introduction to Geophysics 3.0 Credits

Applies geophysical techniques to the problems of the earth's planetary structure, local subsurface conditions, and mineral prospecting. Examines the principles of geophysical measurement and interpretation, with emphasis on gravity measurement, isostasy, geomagnetism, earthquake seismology, seismic refraction and reflection, and electrical prospecting.

College/Department: College of Engineering
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit

EGEO 750 Hydrology-Stream Flow 3.0 Credits

Covers precipitation, runoff, evaporation and transpiration, stream flow, flood flow, and minimum flow. Pays special attention to factors affecting water supply and quality.

College/Department: College of Engineering
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Prerequisites: EGEO 700 [Min Grade: C]

EGEO 898 Master's Thesis 0.5-20.0 Credits

College/Department: College of Engineering
Repeat Status: Can be repeated multiple times for credit

EGEO 998 Ph.D. Dissertation 1.0-12.0 Credit

College/Department: College of Engineering
Repeat Status: Can be repeated multiple times for credit

EGEO I599 Independent Study in EGEO 12.0 Credits

Self-directed within the area of study requiring intermittent consultation with a designated instructor.

College/Department: College of Engineering
Repeat Status: Can be repeated multiple times for credit

EGEO I699 Independent Study in EGEO 12.0 Credits

Self-directed within the area of study requiring intermittent consultation with a designated instructor.

College/Department: College of Engineering
Repeat Status: Can be repeated multiple times for credit

EGEO I799 Independent Study in EGEO 12.0 Credits

Self-directed within the area of study requiring intermittent consultation with a designated instructor.

College/Department: College of Engineering
Repeat Status: Can be repeated multiple times for credit

EGEO I899 Independent Study in EGEO 12.0 Credits

Self-directed within the area of study requiring intermittent consultation with a designated instructor.

College/Department: College of Engineering
Repeat Status: Can be repeated multiple times for credit

EGEO I999 Independent Study in EGEO 12.0 Credits

Self-directed within the area of study requiring intermittent consultation with a designated instructor.

College/Department: College of Engineering
Repeat Status: Can be repeated multiple times for credit

EGEO T580 Special Topics in EGEO 12.0 Credits

Topics decided upon by faculty will vary within the area of study.

College/Department: College of Engineering
Repeat Status: Can be repeated multiple times for credit

EGEO T680 Special Topics in EGEO 12.0 Credits

Topics decided upon by faculty will vary within the area of study.

College/Department: College of Engineering
Repeat Status: Can be repeated multiple times for credit

EGEO T780 Special Topics in EGEO 12.0 Credits

Topics decided upon by faculty will vary within the area of study.

College/Department: College of Engineering
Repeat Status: Can be repeated multiple times for credit

EGEO T880 Special Topics in EGEO 12.0 Credits

Topics decided upon by faculty will vary within the area of study.

College/Department: College of Engineering
Repeat Status: Can be repeated multiple times for credit

EGEO T980 Special Topics in EGEO 12.0 Credits

Topics decided upon by faculty will vary within the area of study.

College/Department: College of Engineering
Repeat Status: Can be repeated multiple times for credit

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