CIV E 676 - Behavior and Design of Masonry Structures

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Faculty of Engineering

(Offered alternate years.) Historical developments. Masonry units, mortars and grouts. Behavior, strength and stability of masonry under axial compression. Reinforced masonry in bending and combined axial load and bending. Ductility and joint control. Design application including discussion of code requirements.