Date and place

The course on Structural Reliability and JCSS Probabilistic Model Code was held from 31/August/2015 to 05/September/2015 at Ghent University, Belgium with 18 participants from industry and university.

Topics of this course

  • Basic aspects of structural safety, safety formats and partial factors
  • Life-cycle optimization and target reliabilities
  • Time independent and dependent System Reliability Methods, random vibrations
  • Code calibration
  • Load modelling