Course Description for Strength of Materials
Strength of Materials
Prerequisite: EGN 3311
Description: In this course the concept of stress and strain is covered and includes topics such as normal stress and strain, shear stress and strain, Hooke's Law, and stress transformation. Deformations in axially loaded members are included with some focus on statically indeterminate members. Torsionally loaded members and flexural members are covered. Shear and bending moment diagrams are emphasized with an introduction to member design. Deflection of beams and columns bucklings is introduced.