Course Title : Structural Engineering for Civil Infrastructure

Code 10W001
Course Year Master and Doctor Course
Term 2nd term
Class day & Period Thu 2nd
Location C1-173
Credits 2
Restriction No Restriction
Lecture Form(s) Relay Lecture
Language English
Instructor Related Faculty members,

Course Description

Structural engineering problems related to planning, design, construction and maintenance of the infrastructures are discussed. Topics concerning structural engineering and management are widelly taken up including latest advanced knowledge and technology, future view and/or international topics. Special lectures by extramural lecturers are carried out if necessary.

Grading

Coursework will be graded based on the reports.

Course Goals

To grasp problems related to structural engineering and their specific solutions.
To understand applicability of advanced technologies and development prospects.

Course Topics

Theme Class number of times Description
Structural Materials, Structural Mechanics 4 Steel materials, Concrete materials, mechanical behavior of structures,
Problems related to design, construction and maintenance
Applied Mechanics 1 Numerical analysis for structure performance evaluation
Earthquake and Wind Resistance of Structures 7 Infrastructure and natural disaster,
Trends of disaster prevention technology,
Problems related to Earthquake and wind resistant design
Maintenance of structure 3 International technology,
Scenario design,
International technological education and collaboration

Textbook

The textbook is not required. Materials will be supplied by instructors.

Textbook(supplemental)

Supplemental text books will be introduced by instructors.

Prerequisite(s)

Structural Mechanics, Wind Resistant Design, Construction Materials, Dynamics of Structures, etc.

Independent Study Outside of Class

Web Sites

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