MECH 448/848: Advanced Mechanics of Materials

Prereqs: MECH 373, MECH 325.
Stresses and strains at a point. Theories of failure. Thick-walled pressure vessels and spinning discs. Torsion of noncircular sections. Torsion of thin-walled sections, open, closed, and multicelled. Bending of unsymmetrical sections. Cross shear and shear center. Curved beams. Introduction to elastic energy methods.
Credit Hours: 3
Course Delivery: Classroom