Fiches de cours 2017-2018

PDF
 

Attention, ce contenu correspond à la fiche de cours de l'année passée


Advanced steel design

CIVIL-435

Enseignant(s) :

Lignos Dimitrios

Langue:

English

Summary

Advanced topics in structural steel seismic design. Topics include: bolted and welded beam-to-column connections; beam-columns, steel braces, eccentrically braced frame links, capacity design of conventional steel frame buildings; innovative steel lateral load resisting systems for seismic loading.

Content

Keywords

steel structural systems, steel design and behaviour, moment frames, braced frames, eccentrically braced frames; capacity design; stability; P-Delta effects; ductility

Learning Prerequisites

Required courses

Structural Analysis, Structural Dynamics, Basic Course(s) in Structural Steel Design

Recommended courses

Nonlinear Analysis, Seismic Engineering

Important concepts to start the course

Basic knowledge in structural steel behaviour and design

Learning Outcomes

By the end of the course, the student must be able to:

Transversal skills

Teaching methods

2-hour lecture, 1-hour exercices

Use of:

Expected student activities

Class participation, in-class exercise solutions

Assessment methods

1. Midterm written exam (25%), 2. Final written exam (75%).

Supervision

Office hours Yes
Assistants Yes
Others The course lectures will be provided online 3-hours after the end of each class.

Resources

Bibliography

Eurocode 8, AISC-341-10, AISC-358-10, AISC-360-10, Reading material provided through Moodle

Ressources en bibliothèque
Notes/Handbook

-The course lectures, list of in-class exercise problems and midterm/final exams are based on lecture notes that are provided weekly through Moodle.

-The course does not follow a specific Handbook.

Prerequisite for

Master projects in advanced steel design, nonlinear analysis, evaluation and testing of structural steel systems subjected to natural hazards, resilient-based steel design, Performance-Based Earthquake Engineering

Dans les plans d'études

    • Semestre
       Printemps
    • Forme de l'examen
       Ecrit
    • Crédits
      3
    • Matière examinée
      Advanced steel design
    • Cours
      2 Heure(s) hebdo x 14 semaines
    • Exercices
      1 Heure(s) hebdo x 14 semaines
    • Semestre
       Printemps
    • Forme de l'examen
       Ecrit
    • Crédits
      3
    • Matière examinée
      Advanced steel design
    • Cours
      2 Heure(s) hebdo x 14 semaines
    • Exercices
      1 Heure(s) hebdo x 14 semaines

Semaine de référence

 LuMaMeJeVe
8-9     
9-10     
10-11     
11-12     
12-13     
13-14     
14-15     
15-16     
16-17     
17-18     
18-19     
19-20     
20-21     
21-22     
En construction
 
      Cours
      Exercice, TP
      Projet, autre

légende

  • Semestre d'automne
  • Session d'hiver
  • Semestre de printemps
  • Session d'été
  • Cours en français
  • Cours en anglais
  • Cours en allemand