13.10J Structural Mechanics, Fall 2002
Author(s)Patrikalakis, N. M. (Nicholas M.); Connor, J. J. (Jerome J.)
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Fundamental concepts of structural mechanics with applications to marine, civil, and mechanical structures. Residual stresses. Thermal effects. Analysis of beams, columns, tensioned beams, trusses, frames, arches, cables, and shafts of general shape and material, including composites. Elastic buckling of columns. Exact and approximate methods, energy methods, principle of virtual work, introduction to computational structural mechanics. Examples from civil, mechanical, offshore, and ship structures.
structural mechanics, mechanical structures, residual stresses, thermal effects, beams, columns, tensioned beams, trusses, frames, arches, cables, shafts, elastic buckling, energy methods, virtual work, computational structural mechanics, 13.10J, 1.573J, 13.10, 1.573, Structural engineering