Imperial College London

DR KATERINA TSIAMPOUSI

Faculty of EngineeringDepartment of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Senior Lecturer
 
 
 
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Contact

 

+44 (0)20 7594 6020aikaterini.tsiampousi05

 
 
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Assistant

 

Ms Sue Feller +44 (0)20 7594 6077

 
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Location

 

440ASkempton BuildingSouth Kensington Campus

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Summary

 

Embankments and Earthworks - CIVE97074

Aims

  • To understand the principles of soil mechanics as applied to earthworks and embankments, including water-retaining embankments (flood-embankments and dams) and railway/highway embankments. 
  • Although the principal focus of the course is on embankments, students must also aim to understand the additional relevant material, which includes cuttings, tunnels and other foundation problems. 
 

Role

Course Leader

Computational Engineering Analysis - CIVE96003

Aims

  • To expose principal computational methods in civil engineering.
  • To illustrate the main application areas for each of these methods.
  • To engage in computer modelling of real engineering problems.
  • To assess the accuracy of computer-based solutions.

Role

Lecturer