ATHENS "Basics of Seismic Design"

Basics of Seismic Design - November 17 to 24, 2018 at TUM

The ATHENS Programme offers students and doctoral candidates the opportunity to stay abroad at 24 partner universities in Europe. Twice a year – in mid-March and mid-November – specialized courses take place at the same time at all ATHENS universities.

The Chair of Structural Mechanics in collaboration with the University of Pisa (Italy) organises a course on "Basics of Seismic Design" from November 17 to 24, 2018. The course is divided into:

  • Theoretical seismic design (Dr. Francesca Taddei)
  • Practical seismic Design (Dr. Linda Giresini)
  • Modelling the Soil-structure interaction (SSI) for seismic design (Dr. Francesca Taddei)

The detailed content of course can be found at the official page of the ATHENS Week:

Location: Technische Universität München, Arcisstr. 21 80333, München, Room 0510

Application period: July 9 to September 30, 2018

How to apply

  • Select at least three courses at the participating partner universities
  • Apply online via the ATHENS portal and upload the application documents to MoveON
  • Nomination and confirmation by ATHENS coordinators
  • Participate in the 30-hour intensive course incl. final exam
  • Participate in the 10- to 15-hour European Dimension Program
  • Upload an experience report to MoveON for the record of stay in the Diploma Supplement

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