Timber structures 2
- Department of Steel and Timber Structures
To familiarise students with material properties of new materials on wood basis, their strngthening, principals of cross sectional design and joints and protection of wood.
- Syllabus of lectures:
Today development of timber structure field. Physical and mechanical properties of new materialsbased on wood. New procedures for the design of timber structures. Codes and rules at world and European level. Timber structures of civic structures. Composite timber concrete timber and steel timber structures.Strengthening of timber structures.. Manufacturing, erection and maintenance of s timber structures. Design of timber structures with aid of computers.
- Syllabus of tutorials:
- Study Objective:
- Study materials:
 Kuklík, P.: Dřevěné konstrukce II, ČVUT 1996
 Timber Engineering - STEP 2, Centrum Hout 1995
 Tsoumis, G.: Science and technology of wood, Chapman and Hall 1991
- Further information:
- No time-table has been prepared for this course
- The course is a part of the following study plans: