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LEC # TOPICS KEY DATES
1 Straight Member Equations - Linear Theory

2 Straight Member - Matrix Displacement Formulation Problem Set 1 Out
3 Curved Member Equations - Linear Theory

4 Curved Member Equations - Matrix Formulation Problem Set 2 Out
5 Review Problem Set 1 Due
6 Center of Twist, Center of Mass

7 Cable Equations Problem Set 3 Out
8 Cable-stayed Systems Problem Set 2 Due

Problem Set 3 Due

Problem Set 4 Out

9 Beam on Elastic Foundation: Application to Cable-stayed Bridges

10 Non-linear Analysis - Truss

11 Non-linear Analysis - Truss (cont.) Problem Set 4 Due

Problem Set 5 Out

12 Elastic Stability Criteria - Truss

13 Non-linear Member Equations, Elastic Stability of Frames

14 Test 1 Problem Set 5 Due
15 Introduction to Active Control

16 Quasi-static Control Problem Set 6 Out
17 Quasi-static Control (cont.)

18 Actuator Technologies

19 Introduction to Dynamic Feedback Problem Set 6 Due

Problem Set 7 Out

20 No lecture Problem Set 7 Due

Problem Set 8 Out

21 State-space Formulation, SDOF

22 State-space Formulation, General Solution Problem Set 8 Due

Problem Set 9 Out

23 Stability, Time Delay

24 LQR Algorithm Problem Set 9 Due

Problem Set 10 Out

25 Test 2

26 State-space Formulation, MDOF

27 State-space Formulation, MDOF-Modal Formulation Problem Set 10 Due

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