ECS325 Mechanics of Solids (Spring)

Open only to students admitted to the Florence Engineering Program. Theory of stress and strain; transformations; effects of temperature changes. Elastic and inelastic constitutive behavior. Yielding and fracture criteria. Pressure vessels. Theory of beam: tension, torsion, bending, shear. Deflections. Statically indeterminate systems. Energy methods. Stability of columns.

Prereqs: ECS 221 (Statics) and MAT 397 (Calculus III)

Department: Engineering and Computer Science

Location: Florence

Semester: Spring

Credits: 4