Steel Bridges

Course Information
TitleΣΙΔΗΡΕΣ ΓΕΦΥΡΕΣ / Steel Bridges
CodeΤΕ3000
FacultyEngineering
SchoolCivil Engineering
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodWinter
CommonYes
StatusActive
Course ID20000184

Programme of Study: PPS TMĪMATOS POLITIKŌN MĪCΗANIKŌN (2018-2019)

Registered students: 5
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
Division of Structural EngineeringElective Courses954
Division of Hydraulics and Environmental EngineeringElective Courses954
Division of Geotechnical EngineeringElective Courses954
Division of Transport and Project ManagementElective Courses954

Class Information
Academic Year2015 – 2016
Class PeriodWinter
Faculty Instructors
Instructors from Other Categories
Weekly Hours3
Class ID
600010701
SectionInstructors
1. ΤΕ3000Efthymios Koltsakis, Themistoklis Nikolaidis
Type of the Course
  • Scientific Area
Course Category
Specific Foundation / Core
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Digital Course Content
Erasmus
The course is also offered to exchange programme students.
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
  • English (Examination)
  • French (Examination)
Prerequisites
Required Courses
  • ΤΕ1000 Reinforced Concrete I
  • ΤΕ1100 Metal Structures I
  • ΤΕ1400 Reinforced Concrete II
  • ΤΕ1500 Metal Structures II
Learning Outcomes
Knowledge: Specialized knowledge on steel bridges and on composite steel and concrete bridges. Competences: Upon successful completion of the course the students will have the competence to conceive, to study and to supervise the construction of steel bridges and of composite steel and concrete bridges. Skills: Ability to apply knowledge and to use know-how related to the specific characteristics and the process of the conception, design and supervision of the construction of steel bridges and of composite steel and concrete bridges.
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Retrieve, analyse and synthesise data and information, with the use of necessary technologies
  • Adapt to new situations
  • Make decisions
  • Work autonomously
  • Work in teams
  • Design and manage projects
  • Respect natural environment
  • Be critical and self-critical
  • Advance free, creative and causative thinking
Course Content (Syllabus)
Steel and composite bridges. Bridge categories. Loading codes. Bridge decks. Main girders. Box girder bridges. Bridge Bracings. Fatigue and brittle fracture. Methods of analysis and design according to Eurocodes 3 and 4. Construction and maintenance.
Keywords
Bridges, Steel, Concrete
Educational Material Types
  • Notes
  • Book
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Lectures
Reading Assigment
Written assigments
Total
Student Assessment
Description
The evaluation process includes written examinations during the examination period
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Problem Solving (Formative, Summative)
Bibliography
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
[13963]: ΣΙΔΗΡΕΣ ΚΑΙ ΣΥΜΜΙΚΤΕΣ ΓΕΦΥΡΕΣ: ΑΝΑΛΥΣΗ ΚΑΙ ΔΙΑΣΤΑΣΙΟΛΟΓΗΣΗ ΣΥΜΦΩΝΑ ΜΕ ΤΟΥΣ ΕΥΡΩΚΩΔΙΚΕΣ 1 ΕΩΣ 8, ΙΩΑΝΝΗΣ Χ. ΕΡΜΟΠΟΥΛΟΣ, 2008
Additional bibliography for study
EN 1994-2:2005: Eurocode 4 - Design of composite steel and concrete structures - Part 2: General rules and rules for bridges
Last Update
09-11-2015