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TAM 551 - Solid Mechanics I

Fall 2015

TitleSectionCRNTypeHoursTimesDaysLocationInstructor
Solid Mechanics IONL65333ONL -    Martin Ostoja-Starzewski

Course Description

This course covers the mechanics of elastic deformable bodies, based on the fundamental concepts of modern continuum mechanics: kinematics, balance laws, constitutive equations; classical small-deformation theory; formulation of initial boundary-value problems of linear elastodynamics and boundary-value problems of linear elastostatics; variational formulations, minimum principles; and applications of theory to engineering problems.

Credit Hours

4 hours

Prerequisites

Undergraduate degree and a course in Differential Equations.

Subject Area

Mechanical Science and Engineering