BRIDGES

BRIDGES

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Code
73156
ACADEMIC YEAR
2019/2020
CREDITS
5 credits during the 2nd year of 10799 CIVIL ENGINEERING (LM-23) GENOVA
SCIENTIFIC DISCIPLINARY SECTOR
ICAR/09
LANGUAGE
Italian
TEACHING LOCATION
GENOVA (CIVIL ENGINEERING)
semester
2° Semester
Teaching materials

AIMS AND CONTENT

Teaching methods

Combination of traditional lectures (80 hours) and practice at the computer activities (16 hours)

SYLLABUS/CONTENT

"Illustration of various structural types for bridges or viaducts according to the length of the span, the intended use of (road / rail) building system (concrete, steel-concrete composite system, orthotropic steel deck). Detailed analysis of the design process of steel-concrete composite girder for bridges and viaducts, as the most common type:
Transversal distribution of loads and influence line.
Definition of the structural sections according to design parameters, construction parameters and assembly.
Choice of connection system in place.
Definition of design details and executive details of the reinforced concrete slabs and orthotropic steel deck
Analysis of the design and construction criteria of arch bridges. Design criteria of supporting structures, piers and abutments. Examples of project to be implemented with a calculation report and graphic designs."

 

TEACHERS AND EXAM BOARD

Ricevimento: Consultation hours by phone or mail appointment

LESSONS

Teaching methods

Combination of traditional lectures (80 hours) and practice at the computer activities (16 hours)

LESSONS START

approx. from Sept. 21 to Dec. 18 and from Feb. 22 to May 27

EXAMS

Assessment methods

The final examination will consist an oral test on the course contents and an imaging elaboration  project

FURTHER INFORMATION

https://unige.it/off.f/2015/cds/8725.html