Design Framework of Masonry
Learn about the design guidelines of masonry in this free online course on design framework of masonry.
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This course introduces you to the design of masonry components and the structural design framework of masonry. This course explains the interconnection between different codes of practice and the criteria for the seismic design of buildings. This course also describes design with respect to the code dealing with permissible stress approach for unreinforced masonry. You will also be introduced to the categories of buildings and the design seismic coefficient.
This course outlines the requirements for reinforcement and detailing as well as seismic design requirements. This course also discusses the design for reinforcement of shear and the process of estimating actual shear stress. You will learn about the aspect ratio of masonry walls, the design for anchorage and development length.
This course also explains the structural design framework of masonry and the design considerations in masonry as far as IS 1905. You will learn about the Mann-Muller theory and its limitations. You will be introduced to some guidelines for reinforced masonry as well as some new terminologies. You will also learn about the categories of buildings and the design seismic coefficient. This course further explains the P-M interaction curve and its regions and the different procedures of the iterative approach.
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Masonry Design - Learning Outcomes
Design of Masonry Components and Systems
The Design Seismic Coefficient
Permissible Compressive Stresses
New and Reinforced Technologies in Masonry
Masonry Design - Lesson Summary
Masonry Interactions - Learning Outcomes
Design of Reinforced Masonry
P-M Interactions and Limit-State Approach
P-M Interaction and Iterative Approaches
Estimating Actual Shear Stress
Masonry Interactions - Lesson Summary
Seismic Design - Learning Outcomes
Response Reduction Factor
Estimating Seismic Demand
Seismic Detailing Recommendations for Buildings
Seismic Design - Lesson Summary
Upon successful completion of this course, you will be able to:
- Discuss the categories of buildings
- Explain the design guidelines set for reinforced masonry
- Explain P-M interactions
- Discuss the procedures of iterative approach and its calculations
- Discuss design for shear
- Define diaphragm flexibility
- Explain the distribution of floor shear to different walls within a floor
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