Glass Structures

Contact

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+49 241 80 28113

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Period

Summer semester

CPs

8,0

Exam

Written (or oral) examination

Prerequisite

none

Content

  • Principles of structural glass: glass types, manufacturing and finishing process, material- and product properties
  • Basic technical rules
  • Mechanical behaviour and design concept
  • Resistance and load bearing capacities
  • Construction and design of glass structures
  • Connections
  • Essentials of adhesive bonding used in glass structures
  • Application and processing of adhesives used in glass structures
  • Calculation and design of bonded joints used in glass structures; practical examples
  • Presentation of projects