Theory Of Structural Stability

Host University

University of Virginia


Summer 2023


Civil, Environmental, and Infrastructure Engineering


Jose Gomez

Course Information

Introduces the elastic stability of structural and mechanical systems. Studies classical stability theory and buckling of beams, trusses, frames, arches, rings and thin plates and shells. Also covers the derivation of design formulas, computational formulation and implementation. Taught concurrently with AM 6750. Prerequisite: Instructor permission.