Course details of CE 201 - Solid Mechanics I

Course Name Solid Mechanics I
Total Credits 8
Type T
Lecture 2
Tutorial 0
Practical 1
Selfstudy 0
Half Semester N
Prerequisite CE 102
Text Reference E.P. Popov, Engineering Mechanics of Solids, 2nd Ed., Prentice Hill, New Delhi, 1999. F.P. Beer, E.R. Johnston and J.T. DeWolf, Mechanics of Materials, 3rd Ed., Tata McGraw Hill, New Delhi, 2004. I.H. Shames and J.M. Pitarresi, Introduction to the Solid Mechanics, 3rd Ed., Prentice Hill, New Delhi, 1989. J.M. Gere, Mechanics of Materials, 5th Ed., Brooks/Cole, Chennai, 2001. S.H. Crandall, N.C. Dhal and T.J. Lardner, Mechanics of Solids: An Introduction, McGraw Hill, Tokyo, 1994. S.M.A. Kazimi, Solid Mechanics, Tata McGraw-Hill, New Delhi, 1981.
Description Rigid and deformable solids; Method of sections for evaluating internal forces in bodies - review of free body diagrams; Concept of stress - normal and shear stresses; State of stress; Concept of strain - normal and shear strains; State of strain; Hooke’s law; Constitutive relations; Axially loaded members, force and deflections; Indeterminate systems and compatibility conditions; Simple indeterminate systems and lack of fit problems; Generalized Hooke’s law; Stress in cylindrical and spherical shells; Torsion of circular shafts - determinate and simple indeterminate systems. Elastic theory of bending of beams; Shear force and bending moment diagrams; Bending and shearing stresses in beams of symmetrical cross-section; Concept of shear flow and shear centre; Principle of superposition and its limitations. Transformation of plane stress and strain; Principal stresses and strains; Mohr’s circle. Bending deflection of beams by direct integration method; Application of direct integration method to simple indeterminate systems; Elastic buckling of compression members.
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