Solid Mechanics Laboratory

Diagram showing points A, B and P on a planar structure.

Force-deflection behavior of a planar structure. (Illustration by Louis Bucciarelli.)

Instructor(s)

MIT Course Number

1.105

As Taught In

Fall 2003

Level

Undergraduate

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Course Description

This course introduces students to basic properties of structural materials and behavior of simple structural elements and systems through a series of experiments. Students learn experimental technique, data collection, reduction and analysis, and presentation of results. Students generally take this subject during the same semester as 1.050, Solid Mechanics.

Bucciarelli, Louis. 1.105 Solid Mechanics Laboratory, Fall 2003. (MIT OpenCourseWare: Massachusetts Institute of Technology), http://ocw.mit.edu/courses/civil-and-environmental-engineering/1-105-solid-mechanics-laboratory-fall-2003 (Accessed). License: Creative Commons BY-NC-SA


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