CZECH TECHNICAL UNIVERSITY IN PRAGUE
STUDY PLANS
2023/2024

# Applied Theory of Structures

Code Completion Credits Range Language
133YATK Z,ZK 4 2P+1C Czech
Garant předmětu:
Lukáš Vráblík
Lecturer:
Tutor:
Supervisor:
Department of Concrete and Masonry Structures
Synopsis:

Detailed introduction to theoretical approaches to the effects of creep and shrinkage on structures. Principles of time-dependent analysis. Methods for the analysis of thin-walled concrete structures, stability theory.

Requirements:

Knowledge in the design of reinforced and prestressed concrete structures. Adequate knowledge of structural theory.

Syllabus of lectures:

13 lectures in total:

- Basic principles of creep and shrinkage, point and section models

- Expression options for creep manifestations, superposition and linearity of creep manifestations

- Mathematical models of creep prediction

- Relaxation, free and constrained creep

- Solution of concrete creep effects on structures, relaxation method

- Time discretization method, calculation of creep and shrinkage effects using commercial programs

- Problems of excessive deflections of prestressed structures of large spans

- Optimisation of prestressing lines

- Harmonic analysis

- Fracture analysis

- Thin-walled concrete structures

- Stability theory of shell structures

- Summary and review of material covered

Syllabus of tutorials:

- Calculation of creep and shrinkage effects according to various mathematical models and procedures;

- Effect of changes in the static system on the distribution of internal forces and the development of deformations;

- Solution of structures using harmonic analysis methods;

Study Objective:

Deepening of knowledge in the field of concrete structures and bridges, especially with regard to their time-dependent action.

Study materials:

Cementing and Shrinkage of Concrete Elements and Structures, Šmerda z., Křístek V.

Stability of Structures, Elastic, Inelastic, Fracture and Damage Theories, Zdenek P. Bazant, Luigi Cedolin, 2016. ISBN 0-486-42568-1

Note:
Further information:
https://people.fsv.cvut.cz/~vrablluk/
Time-table for winter semester 2023/2024:
Time-table is not available yet
Time-table for summer semester 2023/2024:
 06:00–08:0008:00–10:0010:00–12:0012:00–14:0014:00–16:0016:00–18:0018:00–20:0020:00–22:0022:00–24:00 roomTH:C-21709:00–10:50(lecture parallel1)Thákurova 7 (budova FSv)C217roomTH:C-21711:00–11:50(lecture parallel1parallel nr.101)Thákurova 7 (budova FSv)C217
The course is a part of the following study plans:
Data valid to 2024-07-25
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