ENGR 006. Mechanics

This course covers fundamental areas of statics and dynamics. Elementary concepts of deformable bodies are explored, including stress-strain relations, flexure, torsion, and internal pressure. Laboratory work includes a MATLAB workshop, experiments on deformable bodies, and a truss-bridge team design competition.
Prerequisite: MATH 015  is required.  PHYS 003  is strongly recommended.
Natural sciences and engineering practicum.
Lab required.
1 credit.
Spring 2022. O'Donnell, Moser.
Spring 2023. Everbach, O'Donnell.
Spring 2024. Everbach, Staff.
Catalog chapter: Engineering  
Department website: http://www.swarthmore.edu/engineering

Check the Spring 2022 Schedule of Courses

Check the Fall 2022 Schedule of Courses

Print-Friendly Page (opens a new window)