course content:

0 Video: Basingstoke Fire

1 Introduction


2 Temperatures in fires


3 Behaviour of beams and columns in furnace tests

4 Fire protection methods

5 Basic structural fire resistant design of members
5.1 Notation
5.2 Loadings
5.3 Basic principles of fire resistant design

6 Material properties
6.1 Mechanical properties
6.1.1 Steel strengths
6.1.2 Concrete strengths
6.2 Thermal properties
6.2.1 Thermal expansion of steel and concrete
6.2.2 Other relevant thermal properties of steel
6.2.3 Other relevant thermal properties of concrete

7 Thermal analysis
7.1 Unprotected steel sections
7.2 Steel sections with passive protection

8 Concluding Summary

 

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