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MME 440. Solid Mechanics

Credits: 3
Department: Mechanical & Manufacturing Engineering
Description: Elasticity, energy methods, torsion of noncircular cross sections, nonsymmetrical bending, thin-walled beams, curved beams, plates, fatigue and fracture, and composites.
Prerequisites: MME 342, MATH 327 or (MATH 325 and MATH 312)
Semester Offered: Odd Spring
Grading Method: ABCDF
Permissions: Other
Other Permission: Department permission to enroll in MME block 3 courses

Student Learning Outcomes

1. Apply constitutive and compatibility equations to formulate the stress/strain state as measured by solving elasticity problems.
2. Analyze and design noncircular members in torsion and asymmetric beams in bending.
3. Determine stresses, strains, and/or deflections on real structures as demonstrated by designing structures with realistic constraints.
4. Use current design tools, including MathCAD, SolidWorks, and FEM software with confidence.






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