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Course Undergraduate
Semester Sem. III
Subject Code AE212
Subject Title Mechanics of Solids


Statics of rigid bodies – concepts of stress, strain – torsion – axial force, shear, and bending moment – pure bending – shear stress in beams – transformation of stresses and strains – failure criteria – deflection of beams – columns, Euler loads, beam-columns, eccentrically loaded columns – energy methods, virtual displacement method, virtual force method.

Text Books

1. Hibbeler, R. C., Mechanics of Materials, 9th ed., Prentice Hall (2013).

2. Beer, F. P., Johnston, E. R., and DeWolf, J. T., Mechanics of Materials, 7th ed., McGraw-Hill (2014).

3. Srinath, L. S., Advanced Mechanics of Solids, 2nd ed., Tata McGraw-Hill (2003).