Coursebooks

Advanced steel design

CIVIL-435

Lecturer(s) :

Lignos Dimitrios

Language:

English

Summary

Advanced topics in seismic steel design; bolted and welded connections; steel moment resisting frames; steel frames with concentric & eccentric bracings; capacity design; buckling-restrained bracings; friction dampers; seismic retrofitting of existing structures with supplemental damping

Content

Keywords

steel structural systems, moment frames, braced frames, eccentrically braced frames; supplemental damping systems; buckling restrained bracings; capacity design; seismic retrofitting with dampers

Learning Prerequisites

Required courses

Recommended courses

Important concepts to start the course

Basic knowledge in structural steel behaviour and design as well as structural dynamics

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

Assessment methods

Supervision

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

Resources

Bibliography

Ressources en bibliothèque
Notes/Handbook

Prerequisite for

"Le contenu de cette fiche de cours est susceptible d'être modifié en raison du covid-19"

In the programs

Reference week

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      Lecture
      Exercise, TP
      Project, other

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  • Autumn semester
  • Winter sessions
  • Spring semester
  • Summer sessions
  • Lecture in French
  • Lecture in English
  • Lecture in German