72797 - Coastal Engineering

Academic Year 2023/2024

  • Moduli: Barbara Zanuttigh (Modulo 1) Renata Archetti (Modulo 2)
  • Teaching Mode: Traditional lectures (Modulo 1) Traditional lectures (Modulo 2)
  • Campus: Bologna
  • Corso: Second cycle degree programme (LM) in Civil Engineering (cod. 8895)

    Also valid for Second cycle degree programme (LM) in Civil Engineering (cod. 0930)

Learning outcomes

Aim of the course is to provide tools for static analysis and basic skills for the evaluation of coastal structures impact and design. The course will introduce and describe processes that characterize the oceanic and littoral environment and provide tools for the analysis and design of coastal defences, harbours and offshore structures. Observations and physical intuition for understanding physical processes are emphasized.

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This teaching activity contributes to the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals of the UN 2030 Agenda.