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STUDY PLANS
2020/2021

Glass Structures

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Code Completion Credits Range Language
D34GLS ZK 2P English
Lecturer:
Martina Eliášová (guarantor), František Wald
Tutor:
Martina Eliášová (guarantor), František Wald
Supervisor:
Department of Steel and Timber Structures
Synopsis:

The course is intending to deepen the knowledge in the field of structural glass design: determination of glass strength with regard to brittle fracture, thermally and chemically improved glasses; stability of columns, beams and walls, influence of material properties of viscoelastic polymeric interlayers on the behaviour of laminated glass under load, mechanical and adhesive connection for glass structural components.

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Study materials:

Structural Use of Glass in Buildings (second edition): The Institution of Structural Engineers, 2015, ISBN 978-1-906335-25-0

Le Bourhis, E.: Glass – Mechanics and Technology, Wiley-VCH, 2014, ISBN 978-3-527-33705-7.

Wurm J.: Glass Structures, Birkhauser, 2007, ISBN 978-3-7643-7608-6

Note:
Time-table for winter semester 2020/2021:
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Time-table for summer semester 2020/2021:
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The course is a part of the following study plans:
Data valid to 2020-10-27
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