Graduate Course Descriptions

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5190. Advanced Solid Mechanics

3.00 credits

Prerequisites: None.

Grading Basis: Graded

Fundamental idealizations used in linear solid mechanics and the fundamental principles of the subject. Idealizations covered include beams, circular torsion, struts and thick cylinders. Basic principles include principle of minimum potential energy, principle of minimum complementary energy, virtual work, equations of static equilibrium and direct and potential methods of solving equilibrium equations. Example applications vary but may include, bounding of elastic properties of composites, derivation of finite elements, solution of plate problems by Green's functions and others.

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Term Class Number Campus Instruction Mode Instructor Section Session Schedule Enrollment Location Credits Grading Basis Notes
Fall 2024 9693 Storrs In Person Tarakanova, Anna 001 Reg We 5:00pm‑7:30pm
0/25 PWE 476 3.00 Graded
Fall 2024 9694 Storrs Online Synchronous Tarakanova, Anna 010X Reg We 5:00pm‑7:30pm
8/15 No Room Required - Online 3.00 Graded