Design of welded structures 701

Module code NWP 701
Qualification Postgraduate
Faculty Faculty of Engineering, Built Environment and Information Technology
Module content

This module examines welded joint design, the basics of weld design and the role of fracture mechanics in joint design. The behaviour of welded structures under different types of loading are considered, with special focus on the design of welded structures with predominantly static loading and the design of dynamically loaded welded structures. The design of welded pressure equipment, aluminium alloy structures and reinforcing-steel welded joints is considered.

Module credits 32.00
Prerequisites No prerequisites.
Contact time 48 contact hours per semester
Language of tuition English
Academic organisation Materials Science and Metallur
Period of presentation Year

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