CENG 5326 Structural Dynamics and Seismic Design

Analysis of linear structural systems subjected to time dependent loads, including free and forced vibration. Classical and numerical methods of solution, including lumped mass techniques, energy methods and introduction of matrix-formulation for dynamic problems. Introduction to earthquake analysis and design. Prerequisite: CENG 3325, CENG 2302, MATH 3305 or equivalent or department chair approval.