Engineering - Course - Earthquake Engineering

  • Course Code: CVLE517
  • Credits: 3
  • Hours Distribution: (3Crs.:3Lec,0Lab)
  • Course Type: Civil Engineering Technical Electives (CETE)

Course Description

Earthquake causes and measures, earthquake faults and waves, plate tectonics, structural dynamics of single and multi-degree of freedom systems, dynamic response spectra, equivalent static lateral force method, lateral loads resistive systems, mitigation of earthquake forces. Pre-req: CVLE 213.