Calendar

The calendar below provides information on course’s lecture (Lec), labs (Lab), and quiz (Quiz) sessions.

week # ses # Topics   labs
Week 1 Lec 1 Introduction

Lab 0 Use of Spreadsheet Orientation
Lec 2 Concept of Force

Week 2 Lec 3 Concept of Moment

Lab 1

Pasta Uncertainty
Lec 4 Static Equilibrium Requirements

Lab 2 Design Exercise 1 Pasta Uncertainty (cont.)
Lec 5 Truss Structures

Week 3 Lec 6

Lab 3

Cable Structures
Lec 7 Beam Structures

Lab 4

Cable Structures (cont.)
Lec 8

Week 4 Lec 9 Design Exercise 2

Lab 5 Torsion of Circular Shafts

Lec 10

Lab 6 Thin Cylinder Under Pressure

Lec 11 Concept of Stress

Week 5 Lec 12

Lab 7 Stress Component Transformation Uniaxial Tension
Lec 13

Lab 8 Stress Fields Uniaxial Tension (cont.)
Quiz 1 Quiz 1

Week 6 Lab 9 Indeterminate Systems

Lec 14 Compatibility of Deformation

Lec 15

Week 7 Lec 16 Truss Matrix Analysis

Lab 10

Truss Structures
Lec 17 Design Exercise 3

Lab 11 Concept of Strain Truss Structures(cont.)
Lec 18 Strain Component Transformation

Week 8 Lec 19

Lab 12 Material Properties / Stress-Strain Relationship

Lec 20

Lab 13 Modes of Failure

Lec 21 Stress / Deflections Shafts in Torsion

Week 9 Lec 22 Design
Exercise 4

Lab 14 Stresses - Beams in Bending Concrete Failure
Lec 23

Lab 15

Concrete Failure (cont.)
Lec 24 Shear Stresses in Beams

Week 10 Lec 25

Quiz 2 Quiz 2

Lec 26 Stresses in Composite Beams

Week 11 Lec 27 Design Exercise 5

Lab 16

Beam Bending
Lec 28 Deflections Due to Bending

Lab 17

Beam Bending (cont.)
Lec 29

Week 12 Lec 30

Lab 18 Buckling of Beams

Lec 31

Week 13 Lec 32 Design Exercise 6

Lab 19

Buckling
Lec 33

Lab 20

Buckling (cont.)
Week 14 Lec 34 Frame Matrix Analysis

Lec 35 Some Special Methods

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