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CES 3104: Mechanics of Materials

Course Description for Mechanics of Materials

CES3104: Mechanics of Materials
Prerequisite:  ENG 3311
Description: The concept of stress and strain is covered and includes topics such as normal stress and strain, Hooke's Law, and stress transformation Mohr's Circle. Deformations in axially loaded members are included with some focus on statically indeterminate members. Shafts subjected to torsion and flexural members are covered. Shear and Bending Moment diagrams are emphasized with an introduction to member design. Deflection of beams and columns buckling are introduced.