November 2, 2016
Title: Structural Design for Practitioners
Dates: November 9 & 14, 2016
Time: 6 to 9:15 p.m. each evening
Place: College of Architecture and Design
Weston Hall, NJIT, Newark Park in the garage
This is a two part course with part one focusing on building codes and structural standards; overview of lateral load resisting systems, moment frames, shear walls, braced frames, and wood structures. The connector selection process using examples of common connectors. Part two will focus on steel structures and an overview of structural design methods including Allowable Stress Design and Load and Resistance Factor Design; how to size steel columns under axial loads and general types of steel connections.
Credits: 6 HSW/LU
Instructor: Rima Taher, PhD, PE,
Senior University Lecturer, NJIT, Newark, N.J.
Fee: $150 AIA Members; $225 Non Members
Deadline: Register before November 6, 2016 (while seats are available)
Space is limited to 40 registrants
Coffee and cookies will be served at break
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