Mechanics of Materials (AM200)

Course Name: 

Mechanics of Materials (AM200)

Programme: 

B.Tech(Civil)

Semester: 

Third

Category: 

Programme Core (PC)

Credits (L-T-P): 

(3-0-0) 3

Content: 

Simple flexure theory, Bending stress and shearing stress distribution across sections. Deflection of beams,
Macaulay's method for deflection of statically determinate beams. Compound stresses - analytical
method, graphical method - Mohr's circle of stresses., Torsion, Transmission of power through hollow and
solid shafts. Beams of uniform strength, Springs, Combined bending and torsion, Strain energy, Theories
of failure, Columns & struts, Thick and thin pressure vessels

References: 

Singer, F.L. Strength of Materials, 3rd Edition, Harper and Row Publishers, New York, 1980. Hearn, E.J., Mechanics of Materials, Pergaman Press, England, 1972. Beer and Johnston E. R. Mechanics of Materials, 3rd Edition, Tata McGraw Hill, New-Delhi, 2007

Department: 

Applied Mechanics and Hydraulics
 

Contact us

Dr. Varghese George, Professor and Head
Department of Civil Engineering, NITK, Surathkal
P. O. Srinivasnagar, Mangalore - 575 025
Karnataka, India.

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