Lecture Notes

Each lecture includes a series of in class exercises that address the topic of the day. Those are included here.

week # ses # Topics   IN CLASS EXERCISES
Week 1 Lec 1 Introduction In Class Exercise 1 (PDF)
Lab 0 Use of Spreadsheet  
Lec 2 Concept of Force In Class Exercise 2 (PDF)
Week 2 Lec 3 Concept of Moment In Class Exercise 3 (PDF)
Lab 1    
Lec 4 Static Equilibrium Requirements In Class Exercise 4 (PDF)

In Class Exercise 4A (PDF)

Lab 2 Design Exercise 1  
Lec 5 Truss Structures In Class Exercise 5 (PDF)
Week 3 Lec 6   In Class Exercise 6 (PDF)
Lab 3    
Lec 7 Beam Structures In Class Exercise 7 (PDF)
Lab 4    
Lec 8   In Class Exercise 8 (PDF)
Week 4 Lec 9 Design Exercise 2 In Class Exercise 9 (PDF)
Lab 5 Torsion of Circular Shafts  
Lec 10   In Class Exercise 10 (PDF)
Lab 6 Thin Cylinder Under Pressure  
Lec 11 Concept of Stress In Class Exercise 11 (PDF)
Week 5 Lec 12   In Class Exercise 12 (PDF)
Lab 7 Stress Component Transformation  
Lec 13   In Class Exercise 13 (PDF)
Lab 8 Stress Fields  
Quiz 1 Quiz 1  
Week 6 Lab 9 Indeterminate Systems  
Lec 14 Compatibility of Deformation In Class Exercise 14 (PDF)
Lec 15   In Class Exercise 15 (PDF)
Week 7 Lec 16 Truss Matrix Analysis In Class Exercise 16 (PDF)
Lab 10    
Lec 17 Design Exercise 3 In Class Exercise 17 (PDF)
Lab 11 Concept of Strain  
Lec 18 Strain Component Transformation In Class Exercise 18 (PDF)
Week 8 Lec 19   In Class Exercise 19 (PDF)
Lab 12 Material Properties / Stress-Strain Relationship  
Lec 20   In Class Exercise 20 (PDF)
Lab 13 Modes of Failure  
Lec 21 Stress / Deflections Shafts in Torsion In Class Exercise 21 (PDF)
Week 9 Lec 22 Design
Exercise 4
In Class Exercise 22 (PDF)
Lab 14 Stresses - Beams in Bending  
Lec 23   In Class Exercise 23 (PDF)
Lab 15    
Lec 24 Shear Stresses in Beams In Class Exercise 24 (PDF)
Week 10 Lec 25   In Class Exercise 25 (PDF)
Quiz 2 Quiz 2  
Lec 26 Stresses in Composite Beams In Class Exercise 26 (PDF)
Week 11 Lec 27 Design Exercise 5  
Lab 16    
Lec 28 Deflections Due to Bending  
Lab 17    
Lec 29    
Week 12 Lec 30    
Lab 18 Buckling of Beams  
Lec 31    
Week 13 Lec 32 Design Exercise 6  
Lab 19    
Lec 33    
Lab 20    
Week 14 Lec 34 Frame Matrix Analysis  
Lec 35 Some Special Methods  

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