ENGR 059. Mechanics of Solids

Internal stresses and changes of form that occur when forces act on solid bodies or when internal temperature varies are covered as well as state of stress and strain, strength theories, stability, deflections, photo elasticity, and elastic and plastic theories. 
Students are required to attend at the most four full labs the first half of the semester and the second half of the semester is self-scheduled.
Prerequisite: ENGR 006  or the equivalent.
Corequisite: MATH 025  
Natural sciences and engineering practicum.
Lab included.
1 credit.
Fall 2024. Towles/O'Donnell.
Fall 2025. Staff.
Catalog chapter: Engineering  
Department website: http://www.swarthmore.edu/engineering

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