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Graduate Record 2005-2006 
Graduate Record 2005-2006 [ARCHIVED RECORD]

AM 607 - Theory of Elasticity

Review of the concepts of stress, strain, equilibrium, compatibility; Hooke’s law (isotropic materials); displacement and stress formulations of elasticity problems; plane stress and strain problems in rectangular coordinates (Airy’s stress function approach); plane stress and strain problems in polar coordinates, axisymmetric problems; torsion of prismatic bars (semi-inverse method using real function approach); thermal stress; and energy methods. Cross-listed as CE 607 and MAE 607. (E)

Prerequisites & Notes
Prerequisite: AM 602 or instructor permission.

Credits: 3