CENG 4328: Structural Fire Behavior

Course provides an overview of fire effects on building structures. Topics covered include: fire chemistry, behavior and development, heat transfer terminology and processes, fire modeling, heat transfer modeling, material properties at elevated temperatures, effects of insulation, and effects of fire on structures. The Eurocode approach to structural design for fire will be introduced. Prerequisites: CENG 3325, CHEM 1311/CHEM 1111 and CENG 4317 or CENG 4311. Co-listed with CENG 5328.