Study programmes / C-TIMS Timber Structures and Wood Building Construction / Static Analysis of Structures
Course code:SAK
Course title in language of instruction:Statická analýza konstrukcí
Course title in Czech:Statická analýza konstrukcí
Course title in English:Static Analysis of Structures
Mode of completion and number of credits:Exam (5 credits)
(1 ECTS credit = 28 hours of workload)
Mode of delivery/Timetabled classes:full-time, 2/2/2 (hours weekly/ hours weekly/ days in semester)
(full-time, hours of lectures per week / hours of seminars per week)
Language of instruction:Czech
Level of course:master continuing
Semester:WS 2019/2020 - FFWT
Name of lecturer:doc. Ing. Miloš Lavický, Ph.D. (supervisor)
Prerequisites:State Bachelor Examination
Aims of the course:Aim of the course is to familiarize students with the static analysis of structures. Teaching material includes a general theoretical part, which will focus on the idealization of structures, on the matrix stiffness method and the finite element method, and also part, which focus on software systems for the structural analysis.
Course contents:
1.Idealization of structures and structural analysis models (allowance 1/1)
a.Idealization of structures
b.Structural analysis models

2.Matrix stiffness method, finite element method and structural analysis software (allowance 4/4)
a.Matrix stiffness method
b.Priciples of the finite element method
c.Structural analysis software
d.Modules for design of timber structures

3.Load modeling and bar structure modeling (allowance 3/3)
a.Load modeling in LCS a GCS
b.Modeling planar bar structure
c.Modeling spatial bar structure

4.Assessment of truss and curved wooden constructions (allowance 3/3)
a.Assessment of truss timber constructions
b.Assessment of curved timber beams
c.Joint assessment of timber structures

5.Analysis of planar structures (allowance 3/3)
a.Modeling of planar structures
b.Assessment of planar structures

Learning outcomes and competences:
Generic competences:
-ability to analyse and synthesize
-ability to apply knowledge
-ability to work independently
-professional knowledge
-skilled at utilizing and processing information

Specific competences:
-Ability to solve problems in 3D space
-Developement of spatial imagination
-Familiarity with supporting wooden elements design bearing
-Knowledge og the limit state method (Eurocode 5)
-The ability to investigate the effects of the resulting force acting on the real structure

Type of course unit:required
Year of study:Not applicable - the subject could be chosen at anytime during the course of the programme.
Work placement:There is no compulsory work placement in the course unit.
Recommended study modules:none
Assessment methods:Credit condition will submit calculations of the various topics. Completion of course: written exam (lenght approx. 1 h, max. points 30, min. 16).
Learning activities and study load (hours of study load)
Type of teaching methodDaily attendance
Direct teaching
     lecture28 h
     practice28 h
     preparation for exam42 h
     writing of seminar paper42 h
Total140 h

Basic reading list
  • BLASS, H J. et al. Navrhování, výpočet a posuzování dřevěných stavebních konstrukcí: obecná pravidla a pravidla pro pozemní stavby : komentář k ČSN 73 1702:2007 : modifikovaný překlad vysvětlivek k německé normě DIN 1052:2004. 1st ed. Praha: Pro Českou komoru autorizovaných inženýrů a techniků činných ve výstavbě (ČKAIT) vydalo Informační centrum ČKAIT, 2008. 227 p. Řada C - Technická knižnice autorizovaného inženýra a technika. ISBN 978-80-87093-73-3.
  • KUKLÍK, P. Dřevěné konstrukce. 1st ed. Praha: Pro Českou komoru autorizovaných inženýrů a techniků činných ve výstavbě (ČKAIT) vydalo Informační centrum ČKAIT, 2005. 171 p. Technická knižnice. ISBN 80-86769-72-0.
  • KUKLÍKOVÁ, A. -- KUKLÍK, P. Navrhování dřevěných konstrukcí. Příručka k ČSN EN 1995-1. Praha: Informační centrum ČKAIT, 2010. 140 p. ISBN 978-80-87093-88-7.