CEE 889 (01) - Timber Design

Timber Design

Durham   Engineering&Physical Sciences :: Civil&Environmental Engnrng
Can be taken by students who are remote.
Credits: 3.0
Term: Spring 2021 - Full Term (02/01/2021 - 05/11/2021)
Class Size:   5  
CRN: 53493
Introduction to the design of timber structures. Structural properties of wood. Determination of horizontal and vertical loads. Horizontal and vertical load-resisting systems. Design of horizontal diaphragms, shear walls, beams, and columns. Bolted, screwed, and nailed connections. Prereq: CEE 680 or permission.
You must sign up in the Dept Office before registering through WEBCAT.
Equivalent(s): CIE 882
Instructors: Raymond Cook

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
2/1/2021 5/11/2021 MWF 10:10am - 11:00am KING N343
Additional Course Details: 

I Will teach this class to both in-person and remote students.  You may take this course 100% online.  I expect all students to attend at the published class times when possible.
This class counts as a design course and as a structural area course.

Booklist

Students will be required to purchase the NDS timber design code. I'll be explaining how to get the documents at the student rate once the course begins. No textbook will be required.