Prestressed Concrete Design

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Course No: 14.554; Last Offered: No Data;

Course Description

Fundamental behavior and design of prestressed concrete structural elements and systems. Basic concepts of prestressing, commonly used methods and devices, and general design philosophy. Service-load and ultimate-strength design of prestressed concrete elements for flexure, shear and torsion effects, including serviceability constraints for control of deflection and cracking.

Prerequisites & Notes

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  • Credits: 3;

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