Force equilibrium – free body diagrams.

                         Concept of stress, strain, tensile test. Young’s modulus and other strength factors.

                         Axially loaded bars, composite bars, temperature stresses and simple indeterminate problems. Hoop stresses in cylinders and rings.

                         Bending moment, shear force and axial force diagrams for simple cases, simple torsion and applications.


Level of Study: 200 Level