Summer school SPBS510 Load test Deterioration SPBS510

Course outline
- Structural analysis and advanced design methods for new and existing bridges;
- Conceptual Design of bridges;
- Bridge typologies and their applications;
- Determination and evaluation of loads in bridge: evolution over time;
- Assessment of existing bridges: definition of structural deficiencies, evolution of exceptional loads worldwide, material degradation, seismic events, impacts;
- First level evaluation of structural safety of existing bridges: diagnostics and monitoring (both in situ and remote);
- Second level (thorough assessment) of existing bridges;
- Case study on an existing bridge.


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