1

Shear and Bending
 Lecture 1: Shear and Bending (PDF)
 Lecture 2: Balance (PDF)

2

Characteristics of Thin Walled Sections

Lecture 3: Bending Without Twist (PDF)

Lecture 4: Pure Twist Open Section (PDF)

Lecture 5: Pure Twist Closed Section (PDF)

Lecture 6: Pure and Warping Torsion (PDF)

Lecture 7: Calculation Of Section Properties  Open (PDF)
[This consists of four parts (and how we will treat each) (suggest printing at most pages 19)
A  derivation of geometric algorithms for section properties (cover quickly for sense of approach)
B  derivation of first moment approach (for info  not covered)
C  computational routine resulting from A (demo a few examples  routine available in lab)
D  computational routine resulting from B (routine available in lab)]

Lecture 7a: Calculation of Section Properties Closed (PDF)

Lecture 8: Shear Center  Closed Section (PDF)
Includes example problem.

Lecture 8a: Shear Stress Multicell Section (PDF)
Example problem separate.

Lecture 8b: St. Venant Torsion Multicell (PDF)

Lecture 9a: Composite Sections (PDF)
One of three minor topics.

Lecture 9b: Shear Lag (PDF)
Second of three minor topics.

Lecture 9c: Yield Criteria (PDF)

3

Design Approach and Failure Analysis
 Design Philosophy and Approach (PDF)
 Loads and Design Approach continued (PDF)

4

Plate Bending
 Plate Bending Introduction (PDF)
 Plate Bending (PDF)
 Plate Bending Solution (PDF)

5

Panel, Girder, Frame Bending Failure Analysis
 Panel, Girder and Frame Limit States (PDF)

6

Buckling and Ultimate Strength of Columns
 Buckling (PDF)
Overview of column buckling leading to CCB and GCCP failure criteria.

7

Buckling and Ultimate Strength of Plates
 Plate Buckling (PDF)
PFLB.

8

Buckling of Stiffened Panels
 Buckling of Stiffened Panels (PDF)
PCCB and PCSB.

9

Ultimate Strength of Stiffened Panels
 Ultimate Strength of Stiffened Panels (PDF)
PCSF Modes I, II, III.

10

Matrix, Grillage and FEM Analysis
 Intro to Matrix Analysis (PDF)
[Summary of Chapter 1 from Zienkiewicz – The Finite Element Method, any of five editions.]
 Matrix Analysis continued (PDF)
[Section 5.2 of Hughes.]
 Pinjointed Beam Example (PDF)
[Example from Hughes page 191 ff.]
 Flexure Only Beam  General Method (PDF)
[Section 5.3 of Hughes.]
 Grillage Introduction Degrees of Freedom (PDF)
