|Student Contribution Band:||Band 2|
|Administered by:||College of Science and Engineering|
Review of shear force and bending moment diagrams. Force systems. Pure bending of elastic beams; composite beams, unsymmetrical sections. Shearing stresses in beams; shear flow, shear centre. Analysis of plane stress and plane strain; Hookes law, stress transformations, Mohrs circle. Torsion for circular sections. Compound stresses. Bending deflection; double integration, moment area methods. Column behaviour, Euler load, secant formula, short and long columns, slenderness ratio, effective length. Introduction to theories of failure.
|Townsville, Study Period 1, Internal|
|Census Date 26-Mar-2020|
|Coordinator:||Assoc. Professor Siva Sivakugan|
|Lecturers:||Professor John Ginger, Assoc. Professor Siva Sivakugan, Dr Korah Parackal.|
The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.
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