ARCH 465 Architectural Structures II

Course

Overview

Faculty Assigned
TBD
Credits
3
Term
Spring

Synopsis

Catalog Description

This course covers the basics principles of elastic behavior for different materials such as wood, steel, concrete, and composite materials and compares the properties and applications of materials generally. It investigates cross sectional stress and strain behavior in flexure and in shear, and torsion as well as the stability of beams and columns. The qualitative behavior of combined stresses and fracture in materials is also covered.