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Course detail

Probabilistic Analysis of Structures

Course unit code: FA-PAK
Academic year: 2010/2011
Type of course unit: compulsory-optional
Level of course unit: Master's (2nd cycle)
Year of study: 1
Semester: winter
Number of ECTS credits:
Learning outcomes of the course unit:
Current trends in building structures using a probabilistic approach.
Mode of delivery:
90 % face-to-face, 10 % distance learning
Knowledge in the fields of the structure, mathematics and engineering gained in BSP.
Not applicable.
Recommended optional programme components:
Not applicable.
Course contents (annotation):
Optional subject "Probabilistic analysis of structures for architects' corresponds with the current trends from supporting structures. In lectures and seminars and introduces students to the probabilistic approach for structure analysis in relation to the work of an architect (for example, the probability of a violation under construction).
Fonetický přepis
Recommended or required reading:
Tichý, M. : Applied methods of structural reliability , Kluwer Academic Publishers, Dordrech, 1993 (EN)
Průběžný monitoring domácího a zahraničního odborného periodického tisku, internetu, odborných publikací, DVD, konferencí PPK aj. (CS)
Planned learning activities and teaching methods:
Teaching methods depend on the type of course unit as specified in the article 7 of BUT Rules for Studies and Examinations.
Assesment methods and criteria linked to learning outcomes:
Classified credit, the form provides for the Study and Examination Regulations and Dean BUT BUT FA.
Language of instruction:
Work placements:
Not applicable.
Course curriculum:
Lectures and seminars: Introduction to probability and statistics. Statistical distribution. Reliability design, reliability of access standards for the design, specific approaches for determining design loads, material quantities, and the emergence of disorders.
Probability of breach structures.
Individual work with students and development of knowledge and information seminar will be conducted through.
The aim is to gain knowledge of specific design solutions to modern methods, the future architect will be able to use for his successful collaboration with specialists.
Specification of controlled education, way of implementation and compensation for absences:
Lessons are held in the semester cycle of lectures and seminars. The decisive factor is the active participation of students in the preparation of documents related to the topics discussed on a technical solution design.
The form provides for the replacement of Study and Examination Regulations and Dean BUT BUT FA.

Type of course unit:

Lecture: 13 hours, optionally
Teacher / Lecturer: Ing. Vít Mikulík, Ph.D. et Ph.D.
Seminar: 26 hours, optionally
Teacher / Lecturer: Ing. Vít Mikulík, Ph.D. et Ph.D.

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