Hiroshima University Syllabus

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Academic Year 2020Year School/Graduate School Graduate School of Advanced Science and Engineering (Master's Course) Division of Advanced Science and Engineering Civil and Environmental Engineering Program
Lecture Code WSM20301 Subject Classification Specialized Education
Subject Name コンクリート構造特論
Subject Name
Subject Name in
Advanced Structural Concrete
ナカライ ケンイチロウ
Campus Higashi-Hiroshima Semester/Term 1st-Year,  First Semester,  2Term
Days, Periods, and Classrooms (2T) Tues7-8,Fri7-8:ENG 110
Lesson Style Lecture Lesson Style
【More Details】
lectures with handout and PPT. In some lessons, students will be requested to present the results of homework. 
Credits 2.0 Class Hours/Week   Language on Instruction E : English
Course Level 6 : Graduate Advanced
Course Area(Area) 25 : Science and Technology
Course Area(Discipline) 13 : Civil Engineering
Eligible Students  
Keywords SDG_11, Concrete  
Special Subject for Teacher Education   Special Subject  
Class Status
within Educational
Criterion referenced
Class Objectives
/Class Outline
Shear strength of RC beams will be explained. In addition, the recent topics of the structural concrete will be explained by Dr.François Toutlemonde.  
Class Schedule lesson1: Introduction
lesson2: Shear Capacity of Concrete Structures (1) Basic theory
lesson3: Shear Capacity of Concrete Structures (2) Truss model
lesson4: Shear Capacity of Concrete Structures (3) Design code
lesson5: Shear Capacity of Concrete Structures (4) Japanese and American code
lesson6: Shear Capacity of Concrete Structures (5) Canadian and European code
lesson7: Shear Capacity of Concrete Structures (6) Effect of shrinkage
lesson8: Shear Capacity of Concrete Structures (7) Effect of aggregate
lesson9: Mid-term examination
lesson10: Introduction of special lecture by Dr. François Toutlemonde
lesson11: Management of ASR affected structures
lesson12: Chemo-mechanical couplings identification in relation with DEF
lesson13: Development of a performance-based durability design approach
lesson14: UHPC development
lessson15: Advances in UHPC standardization and design control

Mid-term and final examination will be conducted for evaluation  
PC or AV used in
With PPT 
Suggestions on
Preparation and
Read distributed documents in advance 
Requirements The special lectures by Dr. François Toutlemonde will be provided on November. 
Grading Method Evaluate based on presentation (20%), discussion (20%), examination (30%+30%).
100-90: S
89-80: A
79-70: B
69-60: C
59-0: D 
Practical Experience  
Summary of Practical Experience and Class Contents based on it  
Please fill in the class improvement questionnaire which is carried out on all classes.
Instructors will reflect on your feedback and utilize the information for improving their teaching. 
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