Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
180102008110COMPUTER APPLICATIONS IN ENGINEERINGElective486
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle
Objectives of the Course
Focusing on the aspects of two and three-dimensional modelling of structures and providing detail knowledge in statical and dynamic analysis.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Arş. Gör. Mustafa Korkmaz
Learning Outcomes
1Formulate the elements stiffness matrices, determine the global stiffness matrix and solve for the unknown displacements and forces.
2Formulate the elements stiffness matrices, determine the global stiffness matrix and solve for the unknown displacements and forces.
3Understand Finite Element based methods for structural modelling and identify the limitations inherent in structural modelling.
4Understand Finite Element based methods for structural modelling and identify the limitations inherent in structural modelling.
5Use modern structural analysis software for the numerical modelling and analysis of structural elements, including checking the output.
6Use modern structural analysis software for the numerical modelling and analysis of structural elements, including checking the output.
Mode of Delivery
Daytime Class
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
Introduction to Matrix Structural Analysis. Introduction to Finite element method. Matematical modelling of two and three dimesional structures. Introducing the general purpose of structural analysis programs such as SAP2000, ETAPS, SAFE, ANSYS. Static and dynamic analysis and design of structures using the package programs.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1General Information
2Modelling of Structures
3Solution Steps in Structural Analysis
4General Information about SAP2000 Program
5Analysis of RC Frames by SAP2000 Program
6Analysis of RC Bridge with Varying Section by SAP2000 Program
7Analysis of Trusses by SAP2000 Program
8Mid-term exam
9Analysis of Space Trusses by SAP2000 Program
10Analysis of Mats Supported Elastic Foundation by SAP2000 Program
11Analysis of Slabs by SAP2000 Program
12Analysis of Multi-Storey Building by SAP2000 Program
13Analysis of Retaining-Walls by SAP2000 Program
14Analysis of Shear Walls by SAP2000 Program
Recommended or Required Reading
1 Çağdaş S, 2004, Uygulamalı SAP2000, Türkmen Kitabevi, İstanbul. 2 Tezcan SS, 1970, Çubuk Sistemlerin Elektronik Hesap Makinaları ile Çözümü, İTÜ, İstanbul. 3 Przemieniecki JS, 1985, Theory of Matrix Structural Analysis, McGraw-Hill, Second Edition. 4 Çakıroğlu A, Özden E, Özmen G, 1992, Yapı Sistemlerinin Hesabı için Matris Metodları ve Elektronik Hesap Makinası Programları, İkinci Baskı, İTÜ, İstanbul.
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
Midterm Examination1100
SUM100
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
Final Examination1100
SUM100
Term (or Year) Learning Activities40
End Of Term (or Year) Learning Activities60
SUM100
Language of Instruction
Turkish
Work Placement(s)
None
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesNumberTime (hours)Total Work Load (hours)
Midterm Examination111
Final Examination122
Practice5420
Self Study148112
Individual Study for Mid term Examination11010
Individual Study for Final Examination12020
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)165
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