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Course Postgraduate
Semester Electives
Subject Code AE844
Subject Title MECHANICS OF AEROSPACE STRUCTURES

Syllabus

Structural components of aircraft – loads and material selection – introduction to Kirchhoff theory of thin plates – bending and buckling of thin plates – unsymmetric bending of beams – bending of open and closed thin walled beams – shear and torsion of thin walled beams – combined open and closed section of beams – structural idealization.

Text Books
References

1. Polmear, I. J., Light Alloys: From Traditional Alloys to Nanocrystals , 4 th ed., Elsevier (2005).

2. Reed, R. C., The Superalloys: Fundamentals and Applications , Cambridge Univ. Press (2006).

3. Gupta, B., The Aerospace Materials , S. Chand Publishing (2002).

4. Cantor, B., Assender, H., and Grant, P. (Eds.), Aerospace Materials , CRC Press (2001).

5. ASM Speciality Handbook: Heat Resistant Materials , ASM International (1997).

6. Campbell, F. C., Manufacturing Technology for Aerospace Structural Materials , Elsevier (2006).

7. Kainer, K. U. (Ed.), Metal Matrix Composites , Wiley (2006).