Timber Structures II

Contact

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+49 241 80 24758

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Period

Summer semester

CPs

8,0

Exam

Written (or oral) examination

Prerequisite

Homework (during the semester)

Content

  • Engineerd wood materials: Manufcaturing, properties, safety concept, design
  • Large span timber structures (frames; dome; arch): Bracing; Stability, desing
  • Large span structures:
    • lattice girder
    • plate girder
    • hyprid composite girder
  • Joints and details in large span structures:
    • ridig frames
    • curved columns and frame corners
    • column footings
    • bonded joints
    • optimizations of joints
  • Assessment of internal forces and moments of large span structures:
    • Design and verification of cross sections
    • Stabilitiy design
    • Detailing of column footings, frame corner, ridge
  • Timber panel construction:
    • Timber panel walls
    • floor structures
    • multi-storey bulidings, spatial systems
  • load bearing characteristic of timber panel constructions:
    • frame, plating, methods of jointing
    • slab and plate structural behavior
    • achoring
    • load application and force transmission
  • Design and verification of timber panel constructions:
    • equivalent static system, shear flow, axial force
    • Verification of the frame, the plating and the methods of jointing
    • Design for serviceability (SLS)
  • Basis of design and application of X-lam
  • High rise buildings with engineered wood materials
  • Basis of design for fire resistance
  • Basis of seismic design
  • Basis of timber bridges