Course detail

Special Metal Structures (S)

FAST-CO004Acad. year: 2017/2018

The design of silos :membrane theory of shell steel structures; bending failures of membrane state; semi-bending and bending theory of steel shells; the calculation of the load of chambers; the design of change-over stiffening ring and anchorage of silos.
Truss systems with wide span. Anchoring of steel structures.

Department

Institute of Metal and Timber Structures (KDK)

Learning outcomes of the course unit

Students have to manage the aim of the subject, make the acquaintance with course problematic and practice their knowledge and acquirements.

Prerequisites

Metal structures - design of elements and connections of steel structures. Structural Mechanics, Elasticity and Plasticity.

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. Shell structures.
2. Tanks and chambers.
3. Load rotary symmetric shells.
4. Membrane state rotary symmetric shells.
5. Semi-flexural theory.
6. Local failures.
7. Change-over stiffening ring and anchorage of chambers.
8. Truss systems with wide span.
9. Classification of anchoring of steel structures.
10. Design of anchoring of steel structures.

Aims

The objective of the subject is to introduce students to the problems of this course and to practise acquires knowledge and skills.

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

13 hours, compulsory

Teacher / Lecturer