Print and PDF Options

EGENĀ 5102 [0.5 credit] Masonry Behaviour and Design

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.
Prerequisite(s): enrolment in the M.Eng.- Engineering Practice program and an undergraduate degree in Civil Engineering or permission of the Director.