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Engineering Structures - ZEIT3500
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Campus: University College Campus
Career: Undergraduate
Units of Credit: 6
EFTSL: 0.12500 (more info)
Indicative Contact Hours per Week: 5
Enrolment Requirements:
Prerequisite: ZACM2022
Equivalent: ZACM3021
Fee Band: 2 (more info)
Further Information: See Class Timetable


This course extends the concepts of Mechanics of Solids to applications of Structural Mechanics in Aeronautical and Mechanical Engineering. The topics treated will include bending of indeterminate beams and unsymmetric beams, torsion and transverse loading of thin walled and stiffened structures, energy methods of structural analysis, failure analysis of metallic structures, introduction to fracture mechanics and fatigue behaviour.

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