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CAE 561 - Structural Reliability and Probabilistic Bases of Design

Course Title: 

Structural Reliability and Probabilistic Bases of Design

Course Description: 

Fundamentals of probability theory and stochastic processes; statistical analysis of engineering data; probabilistic modeling of structural loads and material properties. Reliability analysis and design of structure, reliability-based design criteria. Evaluation of existing design codes. Safety analysis of structures under fatigue loads. Fault and event tree analysis.

Credit: 

(3-0-3)

Prerequisite: 

[(CAE 307 with min. grade of C)]

Corequisite: 

None