May 22, 2019  
Graduate Record 2007-2008 
Graduate Record 2007-2008 [ARCHIVED RECORD]

AM 712 - Advanced Theory of Elasticity

Topics include generalized Hooke’s law, strain-energy density, uniqueness; classes of boundary value problems (Navier’s and Beltrami-Mitchell equations); torsion (Dirlichlet and Neumann problems); flexure; complex variable formulation of torsional (Dirlichlet and Neumann problems) and two-dimensional problems; general solution methodologies based on complex variable techniques and elements of potential theory for torsional and two-dimensional problems; three-dimensional problems; wave propagation; and energy methods. (SI)

Prerequisites & Notes
Prerequisite: AM 602 or instructor permission and AM 607.

Credits: 3