1.572 Structural Systems


Class Info

Designed to complement general structural analysis classes. Provides an understanding of the full range of structures and structural forms, including how they are designed and built. Develops skills necessary for conceptual design work, such as how to visualize options and judge their relative advantages in a qualitative manner. Case studies demonstrate how to conceive a structural form and consider its various options, and to understand assembly and construction methods intrinsic to the real behavior of the final structure.

This class has no prerequisites.

1.572 will be offered this semester (Spring 2018). It is instructed by Staff.

This class counts for a total of 9 credits. This is a graduate-level class.

You can find more information at the IPhone app created by lecturer Paul Kassabian uses visuals to teach structural behavior - MIT CEE site or on the 1.572 Stellar site.

MIT 1.572 Structural Systems Related Textbooks
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IPhone app created by lecturer Paul Kassabian uses visuals to teach structural behavior - MIT CEE

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