Courses Detail Information

VM510 – Advanced Structural Analysis


Credits: 3 credits

Pre-requisites: Vm211 Introduction to Solid Mechanics and Vm311 Strength of Materials.

Degree Program: Mechanical Engineering

Terms Offered: Fall


Introduction to yield criteria and plasticity. Introduction to thermoelasticity. Saint Venant’s theory for torsion. Shear deformations in beams. Kirchhoff and Mindlin plates theories; deflection, buckling and vibration of rectangular and circular plates.

Course Profile: