Advanced Topics In Structural Engineering

Host University

University of Virginia


Fall 2023

Course Number

CE 5340-600


Civil, Environmental, and Infrastructure Engineering


Jose Gomez

Course Information

Direct stiffness analysis of frames and grids; second order frame analysis; uniform torsion of non-circular sections; influence functions; introduction to work and energy theorems; polynomial approximation and approximate stiffness matrices for framed structures; topics in beam analysis including shear deformable beams, beams on elastic foundations and elastic foundations.


CE 3300 or equivalent.