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    University of Virginia
   
 
  Dec 17, 2017
 
 
    
Undergraduate Record 2006-2007 [ARCHIVED RECORD]

CE 401 - Design of Metal Structures I


Introduction to the design of metal structures, emphasizing the rational development of  design methods for structural members, subsystems and systems. The  objective is to develop a sound behavioral basis for interpreting design codes, using mechanics and experimental bases.  Topics include the behavior and design of tension, compression, and flexural members in metal, and the behavior and design of bolted and welded connections, using the AISC Load and Resistance Factor Design (LRFD) specification. (Y)

Prerequisites & Notes
Prerequisite: CE 231, 319, or instructor permission.

Credits: 3