NIT Surathkal Syllabus | Department of Civil Engineering | CV202 ENGINEERING GEOLOGY
CV202 ENGINEERING GEOLOGY (3-1-0) 4
General Geology, Physical Geology, Mineralogy, Petrology. Study of Igneous, Sedimentary,
Metamorphic rocks, Physico – mechanical properties of rocks.
Structural geology : Study of folds, faults, Joints, unconformities: resource engg., remote sensing
applications, Hydrogeology : Aquifers, geophysical exploration, selection of dam sites, tunnels, land
slide control measures, environmental geology.
Parbin Singh, Engineering and General Geology, Katson Pub., Delhi, Sixth edition 2001.
Blyth. F.G.H & De Freitas M. H.,Engineering Geology, ELBS, 7th edition, 1984
D.V.Reddy, Engineering Geology for Civil Engineers, Oxford IBH Publishers,1995,1997.