FACULTY OF ENGINEERINGCIVIL ENGINEERING

CE541 DURABILITY OF BUILDING MATERIALS

Course Code: 5620541
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 3(3-0)
ECTS Credit: 8.0
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Graduate
Course Coordinator: Assoc.Prof.Dr. SİNAN TURHAN ERDOĞAN
Offered Semester: Fall or Spring Semesters.

Course Objective

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Course Content

Factors causing deterioration of materials. Durability of building stones. Decay and preservation of timber-Mechanisms of metal corrosion. Corrosion protection for metals. Deterioration of concrete. Mechanisms of concrete corrosion. Effects of various chemicals, sea water ground water and industrial wastes. Protective measures against concrete corrosion. Corrosion of steel reinforcement in concrete.

Learning Outcomes

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