BBM408 Structural Analysis (special course)

Code BBM408
Name Structural Analysis (special course)
Status Compulsory/Courses of Limited Choice
Level and type Post-graduate Studies, Professional
Field of study Civil Engineering
Faculty
Academic staff Līga Gaile, Albīns Skudra, Ivars Radiņš
Credit points 4.0 (6.0 ECTS)
Parts 1
Annotation Critical load. Stability of compressed bars. Calculation of framess stability by displacement method. Calculation of efforts of bar systems caused by inertial forces. Analysis of imposed and free vibrations of products. Calculation of a frame under dynamic loads..
Goals and objectives
of the course in terms
of competences and skills
Learning outcomes
and assessment
Students are able to make a calculation of buckling of simple and composite cross-section of the rod depending on the rod length and end fixings. Knows how to make statically determined and statically indeterminate rod system calculation on buckling. - Calculation work. Tests. Exam.
Knows how to make statically determined and statically indeterminate rod system calculation on vibration load. Students are able to calculate the self-oscillation and forced oscillation frequency; evaluate possibility of resonance and take measures to prevent it - Calculation work. Tests. Exam.
Students are able to make statically determined and statically indeterminate rod system calculation on impact load. - Tests. Exam.
Knows how to make design calculations and dimensioning of static, dynamic and impact load combined exposure. - Tests. Exam.
Course prerequisites Statically determined and indeterminable rod system structural analysis.

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