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CE408 - Steel Design I

Course Description

Properties of structural steel; steel sections and introduction to load resistance factor design (LFRD), design of tension members, compression members and capacity calculations; laced columns width-thickness ratios; design of beams with and without lateral supports; design of members under combined axial and bending loads; design and details of simple bolted and welded connections, and an introduction to common building connections; use of software for design of elements and overall design of frames.


Semester Instructor(s)
CE408 - Fall 2008/2009
  • Dr. Abul Kalam Azad
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