Teoria das Estruturas - Engenharia Civil - Sem Ramos - Especialidades

ECTS / Credit Units
Year: 3 / 1º Semestre
Plan: 2012/13
Scientific Area: CIV
Level: Intermédio

Semestral Hour Load

Theorical: 48.00
Theorical-Pratical: 32.00
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Degree having this Course

Degree - Branch Degree Plan Year
Engenharia Civil - Sem Ramos - Especialidades 2012/13

Teaching Staff

José Manuel Martins Neto dos Santos
José Manuel Martins Neto dos Santos

Responsável pelas Pautas
Ensino teórico
Ensino teórico-prático

Course Information

Course Objectivs

1 Development of skills on the comprehension and use of basic structural analysis methods.

2 Development of judgement skills regarding the modelling and computation processes, using the physical understanding of the structural response.

Evaluation Criteria

Classification Type: Quantitative (0-20)
Evaluation Model: A
Evaluation Methodology: Two tests in order to assess theoretical and practical knowledge. This way the student can, over half, evaluate its performance and change strategies as needed. Exam: final exam that covers various topics of the course.

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Main Bibliography

Segadães Tavares (1973). Análise Matricial de Estruturas. LNEC Curso 129.
Gere e Weaver (1965). Analysis of Framed Structures. Van Nostrand Reinhold.
Ghali e Neville (1978). Structural Analysis. Chapman and Hall.
J.N. Reddy (1993). An Introduction to the Finite Element Method. McGraw-Hill.
O.C. Zienkiewicz e R.L. Taylor (1989). The Finite Element Method - Basic Formulation and Linear Problems. McGraw-Hill.
O.C. Zienkiewicz e R.L. Taylor (1991). The Finite Element Method - Solid and Fluid Mechanics, Dynamics and Non-Linearity. McGraw-Hill.

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