Course Title : Geo-Risk Management

Code 10F238
Course Year Master and Doctor Course
Term 1st term
Class day & Period Tue 4th
Location C1-172
Credits 2
Restriction No Restriction
Lecture Form(s) Lecture
Language English
Instructor Ohtsu,Shiotani

Course Description

This lecture aims to provide interdisciplinary knowledge associated with geo-risk engineering, the topics of risk analysis focusing on geotechnical structures. In detail, the contents of lectures consist of following topics: Introduction to risk analysis, Mathematical background of geo-risk evaluation, Examples of risk evaluation mainly focusing on slopes and Risk management on road slopes.

Grading

Attendance(10%), Report(30%), Examination(60%)

Course Goals

Course Topics

Theme Class number of times Description
Guidance 1 Guidance
Introduction of Geo-Asset Management
Basic 5 Basics of Risk Analysis (3), Basics of Monitoring (2)
Probability theory 4 Evaluation of Slope Risk
Miscellaneous of Risk 2 Application of Risk Based Inspection,Risk Management of International Construction Project
Case Studies in Southeast Asian Countries 2 Landslide Disaspter in Southeast Asian Countries (2)
Final Exam 1
Feed back 1

Textbook

Hiroyasu Ohtsu, Project Management, Corona Publishing, 2010. (in Japanese)

Textbook(supplemental)

C. Chapman and S. Ward, Project Risk Management, John Wiley & Sons, 1997.
R. Flanagan and G. Norman, Risk Management and Construction, Blackwell Science
V.M. Malhotra & N.J. Carino, CRC Handbook on Nondestructive Testing of Concrete, CRC Press, 1989.

Prerequisite(s)

Web Sites

Additional Information

Addtional information is available by visiting the following professors. Appointment shall be made in advance by e-mail.
ohtsu.hiroyasu.6n@kyoto-u.ac.jp
shiotani.tomoki.2v@kyoto-u.ac.jp