ES 305 – Steel Structure Design 2

Course lecturer :

Dr. Yasser Alzeni

Course assistant :

Eng. Mohammed Abuelwafa
Eng. Moataz Ehab

Course objectives :

To enable students to: 1- Understand the concept of column\’s buckling, compact and non-compact sections. 2- Design laterally unsupported beams & beam-column. 3- Identify the concept of design for cold formed sections. 4- Know elastic-plastic behavior of different steel members . 5- Introduction to Plastic analysis and design of beams using load resistance factor design (LRFD).

Course description :

Identify buckling of different steel elements . Define compact & non-compact sections . Identify design of laterally unsupported beams . Identify design of beam columns . Identify design of built-up sections . Define the cold formed sections .

Course assessment :

Individual Participation (In lecture, recitation, office hours) 2.5 Assignments and Reports (Individual Grading) 7.5 Quizzes(Individual Grading) 7.5 Term Project (Individual or Group Grading) 12.5 Mid Term Written Exam 20 Final Written Exam 50

Recommended text books :

Steel Structures: Design and Behavior, Charles G. Salmon. John E. Johnson and Faris A. Malhas, 5th Edition, Prentice hall, 2010

Recommended refrences :

[1] R. L. Brockenbrough and Frederick S. Merritt, \”Structural Steel Designer\’s Handbook,\” 3rd edition, McGraw Hill, 1999.S. Rao B. B.& Parule Rar, Energy Technology :Non-conventional, Renewable and Conventional , Khanna Publishers, 1997.