# College: College of Engineering and Technology (CEAT) Program: BSCE, BSME Hours/ Week: 4 Lectures: 48 Total Hours: 48 Total

Weeks: 12

Course Number: MEC 257 Course Name: Mechanics of Solids Semester: Fall 2009 Credits: 4.0

Prerequisites: Course Number: MEC 231 Course Name: Basic Mechanics-1 Course Goal:  To understand how bodies respond with applied load  To develop in the engineering student the ability to analyze a given problem in a simple and logical manner and to apply to its solutions a few fundamental and well-understood principles.  The main objective of the study of mechanics of materials is to provide the future engineer with the means of analyzing and designing various machines and load bearing structures. Course Description: Fundamental concepts of stress and strain; Mechanical properties of materials; Stresses and strains in members subjected to tension and compression, shear and temperature changes; Shear force and bending moment diagrams of beams and frames; Flexural and shearing stresses in beams, Shear center, Thin walled pressure containers, Riveted and Welded joints, Torsional stresses, Combined stresses; Helical springs; Deflection of beams; Buckling of columns. Evaluation First Term Exam Mid Term Exam Final Exam Assignment Class Test Class Attendance Total Reference Books:
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Mechanics of Materials by Ferdinand P. Beer & E. Russell Johnston, JR. Strength of Materials by Andrew Pytel & Ferdinand L. Singer Mechanics of Solids by Egor P. Popov

College of Engineering and Technology (CEAT) Fall Semester- 2009
Program: BSCE, BSME Major: MEC 257 Mechanics of Solids
Lecture Lecture 1 Lecture 2 Lecture 3 Lecture 4 Lecture 5 Lecture 6 Lecture 7 Lecture 8 Lecture 9 Lecture 10 Lecture 11 Lecture 12 Lecture 13 Lecture 14 Lecture 15 Lecture 16 Shear and Moment in Beam Heading of Lecture Introduction- Concept of stress Introduction- Concept of stress Introduction- Concept of stress Introduction- Concept of stress Stress and Strain Stress and Strain Stress and Strain Stress and Strain Torsion Torsion Torsion Torsion Shear and Moment in Beam Shear and Moment in Beam Covered Materials Review of statics, Force and Stresses, Shearing Stress, Bearing Stress, Bearing Stress Stress on oblique plane, Ultimate and Allowable stress, Factor of Safety, Application of stresses to the analysis of simple structure Stress-strain diagram, Hook’s Law, Poisson’s ratio Biaxial and Triaxial deformation Thermal Stress Torsion formula Design of transmission shaft shear flow helical spring , deflection of spring, Classification of beam and loading, Shear, Moment Sign convention Shear and Moment diagram Shear and Moment diagram Relations among load, shear, and moment. Reference Reading Mechanics of Materials By, P. Beer & E. R .Johnston Strength of Materials by A. Pytel & F. L. Singer Mechanics of Materials By, P. Beer & E. R .Johnston Strength of Materials by A. Pytel & F. L. Singer Mechanics of Materials By, P. Beer & E. R .Johnston Mechanics of Materials By, P. Beer & E. R .Johnston Mechanics of Materials By, P. Beer & E. R .Johnston Strength of Materials by A. Pytel & F. L. Singer Strength of Materials by A. Pytel & F. L. Singer Strength of Materials by A. Pytel & F. L. Singer Strength of Materials by A. Pytel & F. L. Singer Strength of Materials by A. Pytel & F. L. Singer Mechanics of Materials By, P. Beer & E. R .Johnston Strength of Materials by A. Pytel & F. L. Singer Strength of Materials by A. Pytel & F. L. Singer Strength of Materials by A. Pytel & F. L. Singer Class test/ Assignment

Lecture 17 Lecture 18 Lecture 19 Lecture 20 Lecture 21 Lecture 22 Lecture 23 Lecture 24 Lecture 25 Lecture 26 Lecture 27 Lecture 28 Lecture 29 Lecture 30 Lecture 31 Lecture 32 Lecture 32 Lecture 33 Lecture 34 Lecture 35

Stresses in Beam Stresses in Beam Stresses in Beam Stresses in Beam Beam Deflections Beam Deflections Beam Deflections Beam Deflections Combined Stresses Combined Stresses Combined Stresses Combined Stresses Column Column Column Rivet, Bolted, and Welded Connections Rivet, Bolted, and Welded Connections Rivet, Bolted, and Welded Connections Rivet, Bolted, and Welded Connections

Flexural formula, Flexural formula ,economic section Shearing stress, Relation between Horizontal and Vertical Shear. Shearing stress, Relation between Horizontal and Vertical Shear. Different methods of determining beam deflection, Double integration Method Theorem of Area-Moment Method, Moment Diagram by parts. Area-Moment Method Combined Axial and Flexural Load, , Kern of a section Stress at a point Mohr’s Circle, Rules for Appling Mohr’s Circle to Combined Stresses Definition of column, Critical load, Euler’s Formula, Effect length of column, Limitations of Euler’s Formula Design of column Types of rivet and bolted joints, Strength of simple lap joint, Strength of complex Butt joints Welded connections Welded connections

Strength of Materials by A. Pytel & F. L. Singer Strength of Materials by A. Pytel & F. L. Singer Strength of Materials by A. Pytel & F. L. Singer Strength of Materials by A. Pytel & F. L. Singer Strength of Materials by A. Pytel & F. L. Singer Strength of Materials by A. Pytel & F. L. Singer Strength of Materials by A. Pytel & F. L. Singer Strength of Materials by A. Pytel & F. L. Singer Strength of Materials by A. Pytel & F. L. Singer Strength of Materials by A. Pytel & F. L. Singer Mechanics of Materials By, P. Beer & E. R .Johnston Mechanics of Materials By, P. Beer & E. R .Johnston Mechanics of Materials By, P. Beer & E. R .Johnston Mechanics of Materials By, P. Beer & E. R .Johnston Mechanics of Materials By, P. Beer & E. R .Johnston Mechanics of Materials By, P. Beer & E. R .Johnston Mechanics of Materials By, P. Beer & E. R .Johnston Mechanics of Materials By, P. Beer & E. R .Johnston Mechanics of Materials By, P. Beer & E. R .Johnston

College of Engineering and Technology (CEAT) Fall Semester- 2009
Program: BSCE, BSME Major: MEC 257 Mechanics of Solids

Effective Date: 2th Sep, 2009 Course Instructors: 1. Dr. Md. Monirul Islam Chair, Dept of Civil Engineering IUBAT—International University of Business Agriculture and Technology Mob: +8801716583558 Room No: 206 Consultation Time: 02:00 pm -04:00 pm everyday in a week except Sunday or Immediately after or before the classes Signature: Date:

2. Touhid Ahamed Faculty, Dept of Civil Engineering IUBAT—International University of Business Agriculture and Technology Mob: +8801815843272 Room No: 220 Consultation Time: 02:00 pm -04:00 pm everyday in a week except Wednesday or Immediately after or before the classes

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