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ME434 ADVANCED STRENGTH OF MATERIALS

Course Code: 5690434
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 3(3-0)
ECTS Credit: 5.0
Department: Mechanical Engineering
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Undergraduate
Course Coordinator: Prof.Dr. HALUK DARENDELLER
Offered Semester: Fall and Spring Semesters.
Prerequisite: Set 1: 5690206
Set 2: 3650206
One of the sets above should be completed before taking ME434 ADVANCED STRENGTH OF MATERIALS .

Course Content

Fundamental concepts and elementary elasticity. Review of failure theories. Nonsymmetrical bending of beams. Torsion of noncircular long prisms. Elasticity stability and buckling of columns. Selected topics among energy methods, limit analysis, beam-columns, thermal and residual stresses.