Course Catalog - 2018-2019

     

CEVE 424 - SYSTEM RELIABILITY METHODS

Long Title: TIME-DEPENDENT SYSTEM RELIABILITY METHODS AND APPLICATIONS
Department: Civil & Environmental Engr
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Lecture
Credit Hours: 3
Restrictions:
Must be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Undergraduate Professional
Visiting Undergraduate
Undergraduate
Description: Students will learn computational simulation and theoretical techniques for the reliability assessment of engineered systems as a function of their component failure probabilities. We will explore time-dependent and algorithmic system reliability, and will use modern structural infrastructure systems as case studies, including power systems, wind turbines, bridges, and buildings. Graduate/Undergraduate Equivalency: CEVE 524. Mutually Exclusive: Credit cannot be earned for both CEVE 424 and CEVE 524.