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Civil Engineering (CIVE)

Civil and Environmental Engineering
Faculty of Engineering

CIVE 3202 [0.5 credit]

Mechanics of Solids II

Shear flow. Definition of shear centre, Saint Venant and warping torsional constants. Behaviour, governing differential equations and solutions for torsion, beam-columns, lateral torsional buckling of doubly symmetric beams, axially loaded doubly symmetric, singly symmetric and asymmetric columns. Failure criterion, fatigue and fracture.
Precludes additional credit for CIVE 4404 and MAAE 3202.
Prerequisite: CIVE 2200.
Lectures three hours a week, laboratory/problem analysis three hours alternate weeks.

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