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Concrete and Prestressed Concrete Construction

Module name (EN): Concrete and Prestressed Concrete Construction
Degree programme: Civil and structural engineering, Master, ASPO 01.10.2017
Module code: BIMA290
Hours per semester week / Teaching method: 4VU (4 hours per week)
ECTS credits: 6
Semester: 2
Mandatory course: no
Language of instruction:
Written exam

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Curricular relevance:
BIMA290 Civil and structural engineering, Master, ASPO 01.10.2017, semester 2, optional course
60 class hours (= 45 clock hours) over a 15-week period.
The total student study time is 180 hours (equivalent to 6 ECTS credits).
There are therefore 135 hours available for class preparation and follow-up work and exam preparation.
Recommended prerequisites (modules):
Recommended as prerequisite for:
Module coordinator:
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Gudrun Djouahra
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Gudrun Djouahra

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Learning outcomes:
After successfully completing this module, students will:
_ have advanced knowledge about building materials and design in reinforced concrete,
_ have basic knowledge about prestressed concrete construction,
_ will be able to carry out verifications for prestressed concrete construction and implement them constructively,
_ improve their use of calculation programs for structural analysis,
_ be able to scientifically analyze and process problems and interpret the results.

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Module content:
_ Stiffness calculations in concrete construction, crack formation, creep and shrinkage
_ Verification management: Shear force, torsion
_ Modelling and calculating internal forces - Structural frame and truss analysis and finite element method programs
_ Principles of prestressed concrete: Prestressing methods, loss of prestress, decompression check, deflection force method, bending design in ultimate limit states (ULS)

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Teaching methods/Media:
_ Interdisciplinary approach to statics and its application in concrete construction
_ Modeling and interpreting computer applications

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Recommended or required reading:
_ Meiss, Avak: Spannbetonbau, Theorie, Praxis, Berechnungsbeispiele nach EC2
_ Krüger, Mertzsch: Spannbetonbau-Praxis nach Eurocode2, mit Berechnungsbeispielen
_ Albert, Denk, Mertens, Nitsch: Spannbeton, Grundlagen und Anwendungsbeispiele
_ Rossner, Graubner: Spannbetonbauwerke, Teil 4: Bemessungsbeispiele nach EC2
_ Maurer, Arnold: DBV-Arbeitstagungen 2004, Beispiel Plattenbalkenbrücke
_ Röhling: Zwangsspannungen infolge Hydratationswärme
_ Zilch, Zehetmaier Uni München, Bemessung im konstruktiven Betonbau
_ Djouahra: Stahlbetonbauteile unter einer kombinierten Beanspruchung aus Last und Zwang, Dissertation TU Dortmund

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[Mon Sep 20 07:26:00 CEST 2021, CKEY=bbusa, BKEY=bim3, CID=BIMA290, LANGUAGE=en, DATE=20.09.2021]