CIVE 422 | Course Introduction and Application Information

Course Name
Matrix Analysis
Code
Semester
Theory
(hour/week)
Application/Lab
(hour/week)
Local Credits
ECTS
CIVE 422
Fall/Spring
3
0
3
6

Prerequisites
  CIVE 301 To succeed (To get a grade of at least DD)
Course Language
English
Course Type
Elective
Course Level
-
Course Coordinator
Course Lecturer(s) -
Assistant(s) -
Course Objectives
Learning Outcomes The students who succeeded in this course;
  • Gain the knowledge to analyse trusses using direct stiffness method.
  • Gain knowledge about direct stiffness method for frames.
  • Conduct simple finite element analysis.
  • Apply the basics of non-linear analysis to simple structures.
  • Solve basic problems of stability.
Course Content Direct stiffness method for trusses: Linear analysis, special cases, 3D analysis, Non-linear analysis; Direct stiffness method for frames: Linear analysisi, Non-linear analysis, stability; Introduction to Finite element Method .

 



Course Category

Core Courses
Major Area Courses
X
Supportive Courses
Media and Management Skills Courses
Transferable Skill Courses

 

WEEKLY SUBJECTS AND RELATED PREPARATION STUDIES

Week Subjects Related Preparation
1 Direct stiffness method for trusses: Linear analysis Chapter-1&2: 1.1-1.2; 2.1-2.2; “Matrix Structural Analysis,” William McGuire, Richard H. Gallagher, Ronald D. Ziemian, 2nd Ed., John Wiley and Sons, 1999
2 Direct stiffness method for trusses: Linear analysis Chapter-2: 2.3-2.6; “Matrix Structural Analysis,” William McGuire, Richard H. Gallagher, Ronald D. Ziemian, 2nd Ed., John Wiley and Sons, 1999
3 Direct stiffness method for trusses: Special cases Chapter-3: 3.1-3.2; “Matrix Structural Analysis,” William McGuire, Richard H. Gallagher, Ronald D. Ziemian, 2nd Ed., John Wiley and Sons, 1999
4 Direct stiffness method for trusses: 3D analysis Chapter-3: 3.1-3.2; “Matrix Structural Analysis,” William McGuire, Richard H. Gallagher, Ronald D. Ziemian, 2nd Ed., John Wiley and Sons, 1999
5 Direct stiffness method for trusses: 3D analysis Chapter-3: 3.3-3.4; “Matrix Structural Analysis,” William McGuire, Richard H. Gallagher, Ronald D. Ziemian, 2nd Ed., John Wiley and Sons, 1999
6 Direct stiffness method for trusses: Non-Linear analysis Chapter-3: 3.5; “Matrix Structural Analysis,” William McGuire, Richard H. Gallagher, Ronald D. Ziemian, 2nd Ed., John Wiley and Sons, 1999
7 Review Chapter-1&2&3: 1.1-1.2; 2.1-2.6;3.1-3.5; “Matrix Structural Analysis,” William McGuire, Richard H. Gallagher, Ronald D. Ziemian, 2nd Ed., John Wiley and Sons, 1999
8 Direct stiffness method for frames: Linear analysis Chapter-4: 4.1-4.5; “Matrix Structural Analysis,” William McGuire, Richard H. Gallagher, Ronald D. Ziemian, 2nd Ed., John Wiley and Sons, 1999
9 Direct stiffness method for frames: Linear analysis Chapter-5: 5.1-5.4; “Matrix Structural Analysis,” William McGuire, Richard H. Gallagher, Ronald D. Ziemian, 2nd Ed., John Wiley and Sons, 1999
10 Direct stiffness method for frames: Linear analysis Chapter-6: 6.1-6.5; “Matrix Structural Analysis,” William McGuire, Richard H. Gallagher, Ronald D. Ziemian, 2nd Ed., John Wiley and Sons, 1999
11 Direct stiffness method for frames: Non-Linear analysis Chapter-8: 8.1-8.2; “Matrix Structural Analysis,” William McGuire, Richard H. Gallagher, Ronald D. Ziemian, 2nd Ed., John Wiley and Sons, 1999
12 Direct stiffness method for frames: Non-Linear analysis Chapter-8: 8.3-8.4; “Matrix Structural Analysis,” William McGuire, Richard H. Gallagher, Ronald D. Ziemian, 2nd Ed., John Wiley and Sons, 1999
13 Direct stiffness method for frames: Stability Chapter-9: 9.1-9.2; “Matrix Structural Analysis,” William McGuire, Richard H. Gallagher, Ronald D. Ziemian, 2nd Ed., John Wiley and Sons, 1999
14 Direct stiffness method for frames: Stability Chapter-9: 9.3-9.4; “Matrix Structural Analysis,” William McGuire, Richard H. Gallagher, Ronald D. Ziemian, 2nd Ed., John Wiley and Sons, 1999
15 Review Chapters: 1.1-1.2; 2.1-2.6; 3.1-3.5; 4.1-4.5; 5.1-5.4; 6.1-6.5; 8.1-8.4; 9.1-9.4; “William McGuire, Richard H. Gallagher, Ronald D. Ziemian, 2nd Ed., John Wiley and Sons, 1999
16 Final Chapters: 1.1-1.2; 2.1-2.6; 3.1-3.5; 4.1-4.5; 5.1-5.4; 6.1-6.5; 8.1-8.4; 9.1-9.4; “William McGuire, Richard H. Gallagher, Ronald D. Ziemian, 2nd Ed., John Wiley and Sons, 1999

 

Course Textbooks “Matrix Structural Analysis,” William McGuire, Richard H. Gallagher, Ronald D. Ziemian, 2nd Ed., John Wiley and Sons, 1999
References “Matrix analysis of structures,” William Weaver, Jr., James M. Gere, 3rd Ed., Van Nostrand Reinhold, New York, 1990

 

EVALUATION SYSTEM

Semester Requirements Number Percentage
Participation
Laboratory / Application
Field Work
Quizzes / Studio Critiques
Homework / Assignments
1
25
Presentation / Jury
Project
1
25
Seminar / Workshop
Portfolios
Midterms / Oral Exams
1
25
Final / Oral Exam
1
25
Total

Contribution of Semester Work to Final Grade
75
Contribution of Final Work to Final Grade
25
Total

ECTS / WORKLOAD TABLE

Activities Number Duration (Hours) Workload
Course Hours
Including exam week: 16 x total hours
16
3
48
Laboratory / Application Hours
Including exam week: 16 x total hours
16
Study Hours Out of Class
16
2
Field Work
Quizzes / Studio Critiques
Homework / Assignments
1
5
Presentation / Jury
Project
1
30
Seminar / Workshop
Portfolios
Midterms / Oral Exams
1
15
Final / Oral Exam
1
30
    Total
160

 

COURSE LEARNING OUTCOMES AND PROGRAM QUALIFICATIONS RELATIONSHIP

#
Program Qualifications / Outcomes
* Level of Contribution
1
2
3
4
5
1 Adequate knowledge in Mathematics, Science and Civil Engineering; ability to use theoretical and applied information in these areas to model and solve Civil Engineering problems X
2 Ability to identify, define, formulate, and solve complex Civil Engineering problems; ability to select and apply proper analysis and modeling methods for this purpose X
3 Ability to design a complex system, device or product under realistic constraints and conditions, in such a way as to meet the desired result; ability to apply modern design methods for this purpose X
4 Ability to devise, select, and use modern techniques and tools needed for Civil Engineering practice X
5 Ability to design and conduct experiments, gather data, analyze and interpret results for investigating Civil Engineering problems X
6 Ability to work efficiently in Civil Engineering disciplinary and multi-disciplinary teams; ability to work individually X
7 Ability to communicate effectively in Turkish, both orally and in writing; knowledge of a minimum of two foreign languages X
8 Recognition of the need for lifelong learning; ability to access information, to follow developments in science and technology, and to continue to educate him/herself X
9 Awareness of professional and ethical responsibility X
10 Information about business life practices such as project management, risk management, and change management; awareness of entrepreneurship, innovation, and sustainable development X
11 Knowledge about contemporary issues and the global and societal effects of engineering practices on health, environment, and safety; awareness of the legal consequences of Civil Engineering solutions X

*1 Lowest, 2 Low, 3 Average, 4 High, 5 Highest