George Mason University
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George Mason University

CEIE 310: Mechanics of Materials

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Concepts of stress, strain, elasticity, and plasticity. Stress and strain transformation, including the use of Mohr's circle. Pure torsion. Theory of pure bending and members under transverse loading, including normal and shear stress analysis. Theory of elastic buckling. Distribution of internal forces in statically determinate systems and deflection of beams.

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Limited to 2 Attempts


Concepts of stress, strain, elasticity, and plasticity. Stress and strain transformation, including the use of Mohr's circle. Pure torsion. Theory of pure bending and members under transverse loading, including normal and shear stress analysis. Theory of elastic buckling. Distribution of internal forces in statically determinate systems and deflection of beams.

When Offered: Fall, Spring

Hours of Lecture or Seminar per week: 3

Equivalent to ME 212; ENGR 310 (2011-2012 Catalog).

Credits: 3

Prerequisites:

Grade of C or better in ENGR 210 or CEIE 210.

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