CEE 469 ONL - Wood Structures - 8 Week Course that Meets 6/14/21-8/5/21

Summer 2021

TitleRubricSectionCRNTypeHoursTimesDaysLocationInstructor
Wood StructuresCEE469ONL40728ONL3 -    German Gurfinkel
Jacob D Henschen

Official Description

Mechanical properties of wood, stress grades, and working stresses; effects of strength-reducing characteristics, moisture content, and duration of loading and causes of wood deterioration; glued-laminated timber and plywood; behavior and design of connections, beams, and beam-columns; design of buildings and bridges; other structural applications: trusses, rigid frames, arches, and pole-type buildings; prismatic plates and hyperbolic paraboloids. Course Information: 3 undergraduate hours. 3 or 4 graduate hours. Prerequisite: CEE 460 or CEE 461.

Subject Area

Civil and Environmental Engineering

Course Description

This course covers mechanical properties of wood, stress grades, and working stresses; effects of strength-reducing characteristics, moisture content, and duration of loading and causes of wood deterioration; glued-laminated timber and plywood; behavior and design of connections, beams, and beam-columns; design of buildings and bridges; and other structural applications: trusses, rigid frames, arches, and pole-type buildings; prismatic plates and hyperbolic paraboloids.

Credit Hours

3 or 4 hours

Prerequisites

Last updated

4/30/2020