D102TT - Geotextiles

Course specification
Course titleGeotextiles
Study programme
Lecturer (for classes)
Lecturer/Associate (for practice)
    Lecturer/Associate (for OTC)
      Condition/Облик условљености
      The goalThe aim of thе course is to introduce students to a special type of technical textiles, so called geotextile materials from the aspect of their structure, properties and applications.
      The outcomeAs a result of this education students develop a critical attitude and capability for correct and expedient approach when selecting an appropriate geotextile material, depending on its purpose.
      Contents of lecturesThrough the course content, students become more familiar with characteristics, possibilities of application and market activity of contemporary geotextile materials. Course covers the following teaching units: geosynthetics, geotextiles, raw material for the production of geotextiles as well as properties, application and market of geotextile materials.
      Contents of exercises
      1. 1. S. Adanur, Handbook of Weaving, Technomic Publishing Company, Lancaster, USA, 2001.
      2. A. R. Horrocks, S. C. Anand, Handbook of Technical Textiles, Woodhead Publishing Limited, Cambridge, England, 2000.
      3. 3. Literature from Internet.
      Number of hours per week during the semester/trimester/year
      LecturesExercisesOTCStudy and ResearchOther classes
      Methods of teachinglectures and seminar work.
      Knowledge score (maximum points 100)
      Pre obligationsPointsFinal examPoints
      Activites during lecturesTest paper
      Practical lessonsOral examination50