University of Michigan - Shanghai Jiao Tong University Joint Institute


Vm 311: Strength of Materials


Course description: Energy methods; buckling of columns, including approximate methods; bending of beams of asymmetrical cross-section; shear center and torsion of thin-walled sections; membrane stresses in axisymmetric shells; elastic-plastic bending and torsion; axisymmetric bending of circular plates.
Credit hours: 3 credits
Pre-requisites: Vm 211  and Vv 256  or Vv 286 
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