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California State University, Long Beach

Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering (MAE)

567. Advanced Mechanics of Deformable Bodies (3)

  • Prerequisites: MAE 373, 374, 471 or consent of instructor.
  • Analysis of stress and deflection in unsymmetrical bending, shear center for beams, curved beams. Stress concentration, deformation beyond the elastic limit. Energy method; Castigliano’s Theorem; Rayleigh-Ritz technique.
  • (Lecture-problems 3 hours) Letter grade only (A-F).
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