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CEIE 527: Pre-stressed Concrete

Course Information from University Catalog

Not Repeatable


Strength, behavior, analysis, and design of pre-stressed concrete members, vertical building structures, and bridges, with emphasis on pre-tensioned, precast construction, and post-tensioned construction; basics of segmental concrete bridges, cable-stayed bridges, and spliced-girder concrete bridges; continuous span theory; protection of pre- & post-tensioned systems; secondary effects. Composite Portland Cement with cast-in-place topping; precast as a stay-in-place system; connection detailing; durability issues; advantages in a marine environment.

When Offered: Spring

Hours of Lecture or Seminar per week: 1-6

Credits: 3

Prerequisites:

Graduate Standing in CEIE; CEIE 513 or equivalent.

1 Course Sections Scheduled for Spring 2018

1 Course Sections Scheduled for Fall 2016

Expertise