Imperial College London

Dr David M. G. Taborda

Faculty of EngineeringDepartment of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Senior Lecturer
 
 
 
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Contact

 

+44 (0)20 7594 6033d.taborda Website

 
 
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Assistant

 

Ms Sue Feller +44 (0)20 7594 6077

 
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Location

 

432Skempton BuildingSouth Kensington Campus

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Summary

 

Advanced Soil Behaviour - CIVE97082

Aims

  • To provide insight into the response of sands and clays under generalised loading conditions.

Role

Course Leader

Mathematics I - CIVE40003

Aims

  • To introduce mathematics as a logical and structured discipline. 

  • To ensure that all students acquire the mathematical knowledge and skills required for their First Year Civil Engineering course. 

  • To provide a basis for the more advanced mathematical techniques which are required in later years of the course. 

Role

Course Leader

Foundations - CIVE97076

Aims

  • To build on the material covered in the autumn term, particularly the strength and deformation of soils, and introduce students to the design of shallow and deep foundations.
  • To review the fundamentals of foundation analysis, in particular bearing capacity theory and foundation settlement analysis, and then to introduce students to the latest developments in foundation analysis and design.

Role

Lecturer