Academic Catalog

CE003 NONDESTRUCTIVE TESTING OF CONCRETE

Course Code: 5624003
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 3(2-2)
ECTS Credit: 5.0
Department: Civil Engineering
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Undergraduate
Course Coordinator: Prof.Dr. SMAL ZGR YAMAN
Offered Semester: Fall Semesters.

Course Content

General description of commonly used NDT methods. NDT to estimate strength and other properties of concrete. Condition assessment of reinforced concrete structures. Test techniques and working principles of surface hardness, penetration resistance, stres wave propogation methods, magnetic and electrical testing. Applications of infrared thermography and radar techniques.