Special Metal Structures (S)
FAST-CO004Acad. year: 2019/2020
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.
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.
Metal structures - design of elements and connections of steel structures. Structural Mechanics, Elasticity and Plasticity.
Recommended optional programme components
Recommended or required reading
Planned learning activities and teaching methods
Assesment methods and criteria linked to learning outcomes
Language of instruction
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.
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