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CEIE 403: Experimental Methods Civil Engineering

Course Information from University Catalog

Limited to 2 Attempts


Surveys common testing and laboratory experimental methods that civil engineers encounter in their professional practice and in research settings. Students fabricate specimens of civil engineering materials and conduct experiments in the following laboratories at the Federal Highway Administration's Turner-Fairbank Highway Research Center: concrete and Steel Materials Lab, Structure Lab, Hydraulic Lab, Geotechnical Lab and Asphalt Lab.

When Offered: Spring

Hours of Lecture or Seminar per week: 1-3

Hours of Lab or Studio per week: 2

Course meets off-campus at the Federal Highway Administration's Turner-Fairbank Highway Research Center in McLean, VA.

Credits: 1.5

Prerequisites:

Senior CEIE status.

Expertise