Graham Sustainability Institute

Earthquake Engineering

CEE 611

This course is to serve as an introduction to the field of earthquake engineering, specifically the seismic behavior and design of structures.  Topics include:  tectonic theory; engineering characterization of earthquakes; probabilistic hazard analysis; structural modeling and analysis; response of structures during earthquakes; performance-based design; seismic detailing considerations; selected advanced topics.

Credits: 
3
School(s)/College(s): 
Engineering » Civil & Environmental Eng.
Semesters: 
Winter 2017