ENEQ642-20A (C) Any Time Start 2020

Seismic Assessment and Retrofit Strategies for Existing Reinforced Concrete Buildings

15 points
06 Jan 2020 - 03 Jan 2021

Description

Seismic assessment procedures. Failure mechanisms and experimental evidence. Numerical investigation of reinforced-concrete-infilled frames. Modelling techniques. Overview of alternative retrofit strategies. Use of fibre-reinforced polymers. Flexural, shear and confinement upgrading. Diagonal metallic haunches, external walls, post-tensioned walls, selective weakening.

Pre-requisites

Subject to approval of Head of Department. RP: Post-graduate admission and approval of the departmental Director of Post-graduate Studies. Undergraduate background in earthquake engineering is expected.

Restrictions

ENEQ692

Recommended Preparation

Post-graduate admission and approval of the departmental Director of Post-graduate Studies. Undergraduate background in earthquake engineering is expected.

Assessment

Assessment Due Date Percentage 
final written exam 60%
Project report 24 Mar 2019 40%

Indicative Fees

Domestic fee $1,102.00

* Fees include New Zealand GST and do not include any programme level discount or additional course related expenses.

Minimum enrolments

This course will not be offered if fewer than 10 people apply to enrol.

For further information see Civil and Natural Resources Engineering.

All ENEQ642 Occurrences

  • ENEQ642-20A (C) Any Time Start 2020