CM 406 – ES 308 – Computer aided design

Course lecturer :

  • d. Ahmed mokhtar

Course assistant :

  • E.Shimaa shaban
  • E. Mohamed Aboelwafa
  • E. Adelrahman Haraz

Course objectives :

This course aims to teach an introduction to the commercial computer programs for analysis and design of structures. The course also aims for teach students how to implement the basic knowledge in dealing with computer applications, checking on model concepts, manipulating the results in design.

Course description :

This course aims to teach an introduction to the commercial computer programs for analysis and design of structures. The course also aims for teach students how to implement the basic knowledge in dealing with computer applications, checking on model concepts, manipulating the results in design.

Course assessment :

Type Percentage Semester work and mini project 20 Quizzes 10 Midterm 20 Final exam 50 Total 100

Recommended text books :

1- Lecture notes and handouts.

Recommended refrences :

2- Computer & Structures Inc., \”CSI Analysis Reference Manual for SAP2000©, ETABS©, and SAFE©\”, Barkley, CA – USA. (2009). 3- 2- Saikat Basak, \”Tips and Tricks for Computer Aided Structural Analysis,\” 1st Edition, Ensel Software Publisher, 2001.