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Mechanics of Materials

  • Professional Engineer Review Course, Inc.
Part of the Chapman & Hall Professional Engineer Workbook Series book series (CHPEWS)

Abstract

In contrast to the study of statics where the dimensions of a member are assumed to remain constant under load, the study of Mechanics of Materials does consider changes in the dimensions of a member. These changes, called deformations or deflections, are caused by the loading and are a function of the properties of the material.

Keywords

Neutral Axis Proportional Limit Composite Section Deformation Equation Free Body Diagram 
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Selected References

  1. F. Singer, “Strength of Materials,” Harper & Row, New YorkGoogle Scholar
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  3. S. Timoshenko, “Strength of Materials” (two volumes), D. Van Nostrand Co., New YorkGoogle Scholar
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© Springer Science+Business Media Dordrecht 1998

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