Coursebooks

Structural mechanics (for GC)

CIVIL-238

Lecturer(s) :

Lignos Dimitrios

Language:

English

Summary

Introduction to structural mechanics; bending, shear and torsion in structures; analysis of stress and strain; deflections of beams; principle of virtual work; composite sections; plastic analysis; introduction to stability

Content

Keywords

Mechanics of materials; Stress and strain; Elastic and nonlinear behaviour; Torsion, shear and bending; Beam theory; Curvature; Deflection of beams ; Principle of virtual work; Stability

Learning Prerequisites

Required courses

Important concepts to start the course

Learning Outcomes

By the end of the course, the student must be able to:

Transversal skills

Teaching methods

3-hour lectures, 2-hour exercises

Use of:

 

Expected student activities

Assessment methods

Supervision

Office hours No
Assistants Yes
Forum Yes

Resources

Bibliography

Ressources en bibliothèque
Notes/Handbook

Prerequisite for

"Le contenu de cette fiche de cours est susceptible d'être modifié en raison du covid-19"

In the programs

    • Semester
       Fall
    • Exam form
       Written
    • Credits
      4
    • Subject examined
      Structural mechanics (for GC)
    • Lecture
      3 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
    • Exercises
      2 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
  • Passerelle HES - GC, 2020-2021, Autumn semester
    • Semester
       Fall
    • Exam form
       Written
    • Credits
      4
    • Subject examined
      Structural mechanics (for GC)
    • Lecture
      3 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
    • Exercises
      2 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks

Reference week

 MoTuWeThFr
8-9     
9-10     
10-11 GCB330 GCC330 
11-12  GCA330
GCC330
 
12-13    
13-14     
14-15     
15-16     
16-17     
17-18     
18-19     
19-20     
20-21     
21-22     
 
      Lecture
      Exercise, TP
      Project, other

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  • Autumn semester
  • Winter sessions
  • Spring semester
  • Summer sessions
  • Lecture in French
  • Lecture in English
  • Lecture in German