FACULTY OF ENGINEERINGCIVIL ENGINEERING

CE224 MECHANICS OF MATERIALS

Course Code: 5620224
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 4(3-2)
ECTS Credit: 5.0
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Undergraduate
Course Coordinator: Prof.Dr. MEHMET UTKU
Offered Semester: Spring Semesters.
Prerequisite: Set 1: 5620221
The course set above should be completed before taking CE224 MECHANICS OF MATERIALS .

Course Objective

The objective of this course is to teach students the fundamentals related with the mechanics of deformable bodies.

Course Content

Simple stress and strain. Equilibrium, compatibility and constitutive relations. State of stress and state of strain with emphasis on two dimensional problems. Bending and shear stresses. Deflection of beams. Torsion of circular shafts. Combined stresses. Buckling of columns.

Learning Outcomes

At the end of this course, the learner is expected to be able to perform calculations of stress and strain on simple structural members. Be able to solve simple problems related with indeterminate structures.