Master's and PhD Degrees
Introductory Soil Mechanics
CIV_ENV 422-0: Inelastic Analysis of Structures

Quarter Offered

Spring : TTh 8:00-9:20am ; Cusatis


Inelastic analysis of frames, plates, and shells. Plastic behavior and limit analysis theorems. Static and kinematic methods for calculating collapse loads. Yield surfaces for plates and shells, plastic potential flow law, and load capacity. Viscoelastic behavior and rheologic models. Creep of concrete and its effects in structures.


No formal textbook