The course is an advanced course for the design of concrete structures as well as the assessment and strengthening of existing concrete structures.
Course description for study year 2021-2022. Please note that changes may occur.
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Faculty of Science and Technology, Department of Mechanical and Structural Engineering and Materials Science
The aim of this course is to provide students with a more advanced coverage of various topics relating to the design of concrete structures. It targets those who wish to specialize in Structural Engineering and are planning a career in structural design. On successful completion of the course, students will be able to:
Analyze, design and detail pre-stressed concrete members;
Asses the condition and strengthen existing concrete structures
Analyze, design and detail deep beams and walls;
Analyze, design and details concrete shell elements.
Analyze, design and detail reinforced concrete different slabs;
Ability to analyze and design complex concrete structural elements in buildings and bridges.
Assess and identify the performance of existing structures and plan solutions for their reinforcement
Ability to work as structural engineer with higher level of competence
Part (1): Analysis and design of Pre-stressed concrete structures (5 SP)
Part (2): The following topics (5SP);
Design of deep beams and walls
Design of concrete Shells
Condition assessment and strengthening of existing structures