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Geotechnical engineering

Geotechnical engineering, also known as geotechnics, is the branch of civil engineering concerned with the engineering behavior of earth materials. It uses the principles of soil mechanics and rock mechanics for the solution of its respective engineering problems. It also relies on knowledge of geology, hydrology, geophysics, and other related sciences.

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144,960
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6,179
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353,802
Prior Five Years
38,869
Total Scholars
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17,821
Prior Five Years
13,960

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