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CIE304 Stress Analysis

[3–0, 3 cr.]

Stress-strain formulations in 1-D, 2-D, and 3-D; introduction to constitutive theories of materials and failure criteria for engineering materials; design and analysis of pressure vessels; elastic stability and simple buckling problems of columns, plates and shells; introduction to linear elastic fracture mechanics (LEFM) concepts and integrated design.

Pre-requisite: CIE202 Mechanics of Materials, MTH206 Calculus IV and MTH304 Differential Equations.