874300 Soil and water bioengineering - principles and applications


Type
Lecture and seminar
Semester hours
2.5
Lecturer (assistant)
Obriejetan, Michael
Organisation
Offered in
Sommersemester 2021
Languages of instruction
Englisch

Content

Principles of soil bioengineering systems
Benefits and efficiency of soil bioengineering systems
Potential „bioengineering plants“
Types of soil bioengineering techniques for slope stabilization
Types of soil bioengineering techniques for river engineering projects
Planning and implementation steps of soil bioengineering projects
Monitoring of soil bioengineering systems
Practical examples

Objective (expected results of study and acquired competences)

Implementation of soil bioengineering projects (planning-realisation-monitoring)
Application possibilities and limitations
Basic knowledge about the interaction of natural processes and plants
Knowledge of different soil bioengineering methods for slope stabilization
Knowledge of different soil bioengineering methods for river engineering projects
Capacity of plants for soil bioengineering
You can find more details like the schedule or information about exams on the course-page in BOKUonline.