Courses

This is the first phase of the capstone design project that is a continual project over two semesters, and involves number of students working as one team tackling different aspects of the civil engineering works.  This phase introduces knowledge of...
Introduction and fundamentals of mechanics of deformable materials. Concept of stress and strain and Hooke’s law. Concept of failure, yield and allowable stresses. Factor of safety and allowable stress design. Limitations of strains and deformations...
Fundamental concepts of mechanics, including resultants of force systems, equilibrium of rigid bodies, analyses of structures, centroid and composite bodies, Area moments of inertia, analysis of beams, and Friction.