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1 Modern Structures ENGRI/CEE 1160
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2 Modern Structures Professor A. R. Ingraffea Structural Engineering Teaching Assistants TBD TBD
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3 Goals Introduction to the basic principles of structural engineering and structural form . Introduction to risk and the behavior of structures subjected to extreme events.
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4 Goals Intended to give you an idea of what structural engineering is all about: Vocabulary of structural engineering Identify different types of structures Begin to understand how structures carry loads Introduce concept of risk Think about the challenges of designing structures against extreme events
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5 Course Components Lectures Professional Assignments (pka “Homework”) Numerical problems Sketches Writing Computer problems Laboratory projects
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6 Course Components Laboratory projects: Earthquake Resistant Structure Experiment
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7 Earthquake Resistant Structure Experiment
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Textbooks Required Structural Analysis, Hibbeler (also for CEE 3710) Against the Gods: The Remarkable Story of Risk Library Reserve Required text books
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