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M E 552: Energy Methods in Mechanics

  • Catalog Description:
    Variational principles of mechanics, virtual displacements, minimum potential energy; Hamilton's principle and Lagrange equations. Applications include stress analysis, elastic stability, dynamics and vibrations of rigid and elastic systems.
  • Credits: 3
  • Prerequisites: Sr st or cons inst
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