CENG 5328: 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. Co-listed with CENG 4328. The graduate student will complete an additional project. Prerequisite: and CENG 3325, CHEM 1311/1111, CENG 4317 or CENG 4311 or equivalent or department chair approval.