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2015-2016 Catalog

ES 226 Statics

Introduction to the analytical methods of engineering and engineering computation through the analysis of equilibrium force systems. The fundamental principles of mechanics are explored through extensive problem-solving exercises. Topics include vector algebra, resultants of force systems; free body analysis, friction; first and second moments of area, shear and bending diagrams; direct stress calculations for axially loaded bars and beams in bending.

Prerequisite

MATH 161, MATH 165

Offered

Fall semester

Instructor

Staff