Advanced Topics in Structural Engineering

Host University

University of Virginia


Fall 2022

Course Number

CE 5340


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.