On October 18, 2018 USEA "Lyuben Karavelov" is celebrating 80 years since its establishment.
Faculty: Department of Building Structures
Contact hours: 30h, 0h lectures, 30h seminars
Self-study hours: 30h, 30h practical training
Assessment: current evaluation
Year, semester, weekly workload: Year 4, semester 8, seminars 2.0h
ECTS - 3
Main topics: Examination of building structures – types, purposes, tasks and performance. Specific features of static real-size trials – types, purposes, tasks, programming, testing schemes and loading, processing, assessment and analysis of results. Non-destructive methods and tools for control on the technical state and quality of the materials used in the building structures. Instruments and devices for examination, static testing and non-destructive control on building structures – types, requirements, application, positioning and recording.
Protocols of laboratory exercises are presented by each student, including probable strength of the concrete in the existing reinforced concrete structures with non-destructive methods; cuttings in an experimental way, course and size of the main tensions in the detailed points on the beam with experimental methods.