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MEC 531

Mechanics of Deformable Bodies

Stress Analysis. The stiffness method. Thick shell cylinders, interference fits; rotating discs and cylinders. Discussion of the moment-area method and its application to various complex beam problems. Strain energy; Castigliano's Theorem; application to truss and beam structures.
Weekly Contact: Lab:1 hr. Lecture:3 hrs.
GPA Weight: 1.00
Course Count: 1.00
Billing Units: 1

Prerequisites

MEC 430, MTL 300, (MTH 309 or MTH 425)

Antirequisites

None

Co-Requisites

None

Custom Requisites

None

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