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EN175 Advanced Mechanics of Solids

Fall 2019


Allan Bower


Continuum mechanics of solids and its application to the mechanical response of machine and structural elements. Elasticity, plasticity, and failure criteria. Elastic stress analysis in torsion, plane stress and plane strain, stress concentrations. Fracture mechanics, principle of virtual work, and variational theorems. Finite-element method of numerical stress analysis. Theorems of plastic limit analysis.

Prerequisite: ENGN0310, APMA0330. (if you meet these pre or co-reqs in other ways you can request a registration over-ride by filling out this form)


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