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CAE 582 - Structural Wind and Earthquake Engineering

Course Title: 

Structural Wind and Earthquake Engineering

Course Description: 

Introduction to nature of wind, aerodynamic wind-loading and design. Strong ground motion phenomenon. Investigation of the response of structures to dynamic and pseudo dynamic wind, earthquake, shock waves and other deterministic and probabilistic loadings. Design criteria for buildings and nuclear power stations, special topics in lifeline earthquake engineering.

Credit: 

(4-0-4)

Prerequisite: 

[(CAE 529 with min. grade of C)]

Corequisite: 

None