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CAE 525 - Advanced Steel and Composite Structures

Course Title: 

Advanced Steel and Composite Structures

Course Description: 

Torsion and web openings. Behavior and design of rigid and semi rigid beam-to-column connections and base plates. Inelastic behavior of steel and composite members and systems under severe cyclic loading. Design of steel-concrete composite and hybrid systems. P-delta effect and design considerations for system stability. Design of special and ordinary moment-resisting frames. Design of concentrically and eccentrically braced frames. Design of bracing for stability. Plate girders. Fatigue and fracture.

Credit: 

(4-0-4)

Prerequisite: 

[(CAE 431* with min. grade of C)] An asterisk (*) designates a course which may be taken concurrently.

Corequisite: 

None