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CAE 560 - Plastic Methods

Course Title: 

Plastic Methods

Course Description: 

Fundamental concepts of plasticity in the design of steel structures. Principle of plastic hinges. Upper and lower-bound theorems. Alternating plasticity and incremental collapse. Analysis and design of single story and multi-story framed structures.

Credit: 

(4-0-4)

Prerequisite: 

[(CAE 431* with min. grade of C and CAE 503* with min. grade of C)] An asterisk (*) designates a course which may be taken concurrently.

Corequisite: 

None