Academic Catalog


Course Code: 3640224
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 3(3-0)
ECTS Credit: 5.0
Department: Civil Engineering
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Undergraduate
Course Coordinator: Prof.Dr. UURHAN AKYZ
Offered Semester: Spring Semesters.
Prerequisite: Set 1: 3640221
Set 2: 3650205
One of the sets above should be completed before taking CVE224 MECHANICS OF MATERIALS .

Course Content

Simple stress and strain. Equilibrium, compatibility and constitutive relations. State of stress and state of strain with emphasis on two dimensional problems. Bending and shear stresses. Deflection of beams. Torsion of circular shafts. Combined stresses. Buckling of columns.