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Introduction

MAE 314 – Solid Mechanics
Y. Zhu

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MicroElectroMechanical System (MEMS) • ADI: 120 million a year • Freescale: 100 Million Accelerometer (A l D (Analog Devices) i ) Slide 5 • TI: 600 Million a year Digital Light Processors (DLP) (T (Texas Instruments) I t t ) Introduction • HP: 650 Million a year • Epson and Xerox: 350 Milli Million Ink Jet Nozzle (HP) .

com/corp/docs/landing/dlp/index.htm Slide 6 Introduction .Digital Micro Mirror http://www.ti.

NanoElectroMechanical System (NEMS) 10 μm Chris Chen. Science (2000) Introduction . UPenn Slide 7 Christoph Gerber.

Nanostructures ZL Wang. Georgia Tech Slide 8 Introduction .

What is the internal force in link AC? Slide 9 Introduction .Quiz: Statics • Assume link AC has cross-sectional area A=1/8 in2 and load P is equal to 120 lbs.

Plan • Coordinate System • Free Body Diagram • Equilibrium Equations (Statics) • Count number of unknowns and equations • Solution S l ti • Check your solution !! N t Note: • Use variables instead of numbers • Units! Slide 10 Stress and Strain . Given/Wanted + Sketch 0b.Procedure 0a.

Normal Stress • Methods of statics allow us to determine forces and moments in a structure. etc. but how do we determine if a load can be safely supported? • Factors: material.Stress F σ= A Slide 11 Introduction . size. • Need a new concept….

Let’s say L = 100 mm and δ = 0.01 mm.Normal Strain • Normal strain (ε) is defined as the deformation per unit length of a member under axial loading. – – – – Slide 12 ε = 0.01% Introduction . ε= δ L • Normal strain is dimensionless but can be expressed in several ways.01 mm / 100 mm = 1 x 10-4 or 100 x 10-6 ε = 100 μ (read as 100 microstrain) ε = 1 x 10-4 in/in (if using English units) ε = 1 x 10-4 * 100 = 0.

Stress – Strain Curve σ ( (MPa) ) Ceramic Steel Rubber ε Slide 13 Introduction .

World Trade Center Tragedy MEMS devices Professor Z. Northwestern University Slide 14 Introduction . Bazant.P.

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