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CEE 469 ONL - Wood Structures

Summer 2023

Wood StructuresONL40728ONL3 -    Jacob D Henschen

Course Description

This course covers mechanical properties of wood, stress grades, and working stresses; effects of strength-reducing characteristics, moisture content, and duration of loading and causes of wood deterioration; glued-laminated timber and plywood; behavior and design of connections, beams, and beam-columns; design of buildings and bridges; and other structural applications: trusses, rigid frames, arches, and pole-type buildings; prismatic plates and hyperbolic paraboloids.

Credit Hours

3 or 4 hours


Subject Area

  • Civil and Environmental Engineering