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