Light Gauge Metal Structures - Recent Advances

Invited Lecturers

John Michael Davies (The Univ. of Manchester, Manchester, Great Britain)

6 lectures on:
Design of Structures Made with Light Gauge Metal Materials, Recent Advances: Residential Buildings and Pallet Rack Systems.

Dan Dubina (Techn. University of Timisoara, Timisoara, Romania)

6 lectures on:
Cold-Formed Steel Structures, Recent Advances. Design of Structures made with Light Gauge Metal Materials, Recent Advances: Industrial and Non Residential Buildings.

Roger La Boube (University of Missouri-Rolla, Rolla, Missouri, USA)

6 lectures on:
Connections of Light Gauge Metal Members.

Federico Mazzolani (Univ. di Napoli, Napoli, Italy)

6 lectures on:
Metallic Materials other than Carbon Steel: Aluminium-Alloy Structures. Design of Structures Made with Light Gauge Metal Materials, Recent Advances: Renovation and Restoration of Structures.

Kim J.R. Rasmussen (The University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia)

6 lectures on:
Metallic Materials other than Carbon Steel: High Strength Steel Structures and Stainless Steel Structures.

Jacques Rondal (University of Liège, Liège, Belgium)

5 lectures on:
Introduction to Light Gauge Metal Structures. Cold-Formed Steel Structures, Recent Advances and Progress in Design Codes.

See also

  • Description
  • Invited lecturers
  • Suggested readings


  • CISM Short Courses are currently part of Doctoral programmes in a number of European Universities and Higher Education Institutes.

    Upon agreement between CISM representatives, course coordinators and the director of the specific doctoral school, short courses can award credits for doctoral programmes.

    A list of European Universities acknowledging CISM courses in the frame of doctoral programmes follows.