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Advanced Foundation Engineering
Q 1) Write down interpretation of soil profile for design parameters i.e. for modulus of compressibility and modulus of sub grade reaction. Elaborate it with the help of equations.
Q2) Discuss the criteria for choice of a particular fbundation? How bearing capacity affects the choice of foundation? What is the difference between safe bearing capacity and ultimate bearing capacity?
Q3) What is the difference between differential and total settlement? Discuss the
tolerance for various types of structures. I MfY
Q4) What are the different types of rafts and describe their method of analysis. What is the effect of non-linearity while designing a raft for a building?
Q5) What are the precautions to be taken while constructing deep foundation? Discuss different types of pile foundation and their methods of installation.
Q6) Discuss in detail the design and construction method for foundation for heavy structures. Also discuss codal practices for permissible loads under vertical and lateral loads.
Q7) What type of foundation is used for underground structures? Discuss the strategies for instrumentation and monitoring of foundation performance.
Q8) What are the various types of foundation equipment used in case of foundation subjected to dynamic load? Also discuss in brief with the help of sketches about well and caisson foundation.
PTU M.Tech Civil Engineering Paper 2012 Advanced Foundation Engineering