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Earthquake Geotechnical Engineering

Prof. Sonja Zlatović, Civ.Eng., D.EngA
Visiting lecturer fromZagreb University of Applied Sciences


  • Thursday 28th at 8:15am –12am
  • Friday 29th 8:15 – 11 am
  • Place: Sepänkatu 1 (Turku AMK), Monitori B21, 2nd floor
  • Contact information and registration: Liisa Larkela, liisa.Larkela@turkuamk.fi, p. 040 355 0820
  • Free of charge


Content of lectures:

  • Nature of earthquakes: Are earthquakes significant? Why earthquakes happen? Predictions
  • Effects of earthquakes and what we can do to prevent unwished outcomes: liquefaction, wave amplification, soil-structure interaction, laboratory and in-situ testing, solutions
  • Seismic building design: common mistakes and basic rules