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E M A 506: Advanced Mechanics of Materials I

  • Catalog Description:
    Analysis and design of load-carrying members, shear center, unsymmetrical bending, curved beams, beams on elastic foundations, energy methods, theories of failure, thick-walled cylinders, stress concentrations, design to prevent failure by excessive elastic deformation, plastic deformation and fracture.
  • Credits: 3
  • Prerequisites: EMA 214, 304, or 306/307
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