Mechanics of Solids (AMME2301)

UNIT OF STUDY

Equilibrium of deformable structures; basic concept of deformation compatibility; stress and strain in bars, beams and their structures subjected to tension, compression, bending, torsion and combined loading; statically determinate and indeterminate structures; energy methods for bar and beam structures; simple buckling; simple vibration; deformation of simple frames and cell box beams; simple two-dimensional stress and Morh's circle; problem-based applications in aerospace, mechanical and biomedical engineering.

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Classes

3 hours of lectures and 2 hours of tutorials per week

Assessment

Through semester assessment(35%), Final Exam (65%)

Faculty/department permission required?

No

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Prerequisites and assumed knowledge

(MATH1001 or MATH1901 or MATH1906), (MATH1002 or MATH1902), (MATH1003 or MATH1903 or MATH1907), ENGG1802

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