Course detail

Special Concrete Structures (S)

FAST-CL005Acad. year: 2017/2018

Analysis of space structures. Prestressed concrete structures in the structural engineering. High-rise buildings. Slabs structures prestressed by bonded and unbonded cables.
Arch structures in the civil and structural engineering. Examples of arch structures. Domes and shells.
Suspension and cable-stayed systems. Cable-stayed structures. Suspension structures.
Stress-ribbon structures.

Department

Institute of Concrete and Masonry Structures (BZK)

Learning outcomes of the course unit

A student gains these knowledge and skills:
• The ability to analyse selected special concrete structures, e.g. high-rise buildings, arches, shells, suspension and cable-stayed structures.

Prerequisites

structural mechanics, concrete structures, prestressed concrete

Co-requisites

Not applicable.

Recommended optional programme components

Not applicable.

Recommended or required reading

Not applicable.

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

Not applicable.

Assesment methods and criteria linked to learning outcomes

Not applicable.

Language of instruction

Czech

Work placements

Not applicable.

Course curriculum

1. Analysis of space structures.
2. Prestressed concrete structures in the structural engineering.
3. High-rise buildings.
4. Slabs structures prestressed by bonded and unbonded cables.
5. Arch structures in the civil engineering. Arch structures in the structural engineering.
6. Domes.
7. Shells.
8. Suspension and cable-stayed systems. Cable-stayed structures.
9. Suspension structures.
10. Stress-ribbon structures.

Aims

To analyse selected special concrete structures, e.g. high-rise buildings, arches, shells, suspension and cable-stayed structures.

Specification of controlled education, way of implementation and compensation for absences

Extent and forms are specified by guarantor’s regulation updated for every academic year.

Classification of course in study plans

  • Programme N-K-C-SI (N) Master's

    branch S , 2. year of study, winter semester, 5 credits, compulsory

  • Programme N-P-C-SI (N) Master's

    branch S , 2. year of study, winter semester, 5 credits, compulsory

  • Programme N-P-E-SI (N) Master's

    branch S , 2. year of study, winter semester, 5 credits, compulsory

Type of course unit

 

Lecture

26 hours, optionally

Teacher / Lecturer

seminars

26 hours, compulsory

Teacher / Lecturer