CEE 3720

Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2017-2018.

This course introduces students to the mathematical framework of continuum solid mechanics. Topics include:  infinitesimal stresses and strains, coordinate transformations, constitutive relationships, yield criteria, elementary boundary value problems, and introductory fracture mechanics.

When Offered Fall.

Prerequisites/Corequisites Prerequisite: MATH 2940, ENGRD 2020. Recommended prerequisite: Previous computer programming.

Outcomes
  • The course is intended to introduce students to the necessary tools for rigorously describing the deformation and failure of solids, and provide the necessary foundation for future courses and practice.

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Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Choose one lecture and one discussion.

  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 12435CEE 3720  LEC 001

  • 12771CEE 3720  DIS 201