Course Description

This course explores the application of sustainable practices within the field of geo-environmental engineering, emphasizing the integration of environmental, economic, and social considerations into geotechnical and pavement engineering projects. It covers sustainable design principles, assessment methods, and the latest technologies and materials used to minimize environmental impact while enhancing performance and durability.

Learning Objectives

  • Understand the principles of sustainability in geo-environmental engineering.
  • Assess the environmental impact of geotechnical and pavement engineering projects.
  • Develop sustainable design solutions using innovative materials and technologies.
  • Implement sustainability assessment tools such as life cycle assessment (LCA).
  • Analyze regulatory and ethical issues related to sustainability in engineering.