Structural Mechanics II and Exercises

Numbering Code U-ENG23 33514 LE73 Year/Term 2021 ・ First semester
Number of Credits 3 Course Type Seminar
Target Year Target Student
Language English Day/Period Mon.4・5
Instructor name KITANE YASUO (Graduate School of Engineering Associate Professor)
Outline and Purpose of the Course Fundamentals of structural analysis based on energy principle.
Principle of virtual work and some energy principles for structural analysis.
Approaches for study of statically indeterminate structures.
Fundamentals of elastic stability.
Fundamentals of structural analysis by matrix methods.
Course Goals To solve structures such as truss and beam by the principle of virtual work/energy principles
To solve statically indeterminate structures by force method and displacement method
To understand the stability of equilibrium
To get the stiffness matrix of simple trusses
Schedule and Contents Weak 1: Introduction, Work and energy
Weak 2: Principle of virtual work for rigid bodies
Weak 3: Principle of virtual work for deformable bodies
Weak 4: Principle of complementary virtual work (virtual force) - 1
Weak 5: Principle of complementary virtual work (virtual force) - 2
Weak 6: Castigliano’s theorems
Weak 7: Reciprocal theorems and Influence lines
Weak 8: Learning level check
Weak 9: Statically indeterminate structures, and Force method by compatibility equations - 1
Weak 10: Force method by compatibility equations - 2
Weak 11: Displacement method (matrix structural analysis): introduction
Weak 12: Displacement method (matrix structural analysis): truss
Weak 13: Displacement method (matrix structural analysis): beam
Weak 14: Stability of rigid body-elastic spring system
Weak 15: Feadback
Evaluation Methods and Policy Grade is given based on the final examination, mid-term examination and reports.
Course Requirements Calculus A and B, Linear Algebra A and B, Structure mechanicsⅠand Exercises
Study outside of Class (preparation and review) Study exercise and assignment repeatedly.
Textbooks Textbooks/References To be informed by the lecturer in charge in his/her first lecture
References, etc. M. Matsumoto, E. Watanabe, H. Shirato, K. Sugiura, A. Igarashi, T. Utsunomiya, Y. Takahashi: Structure mechanicsⅡ, Maruzen Ltd. isbn{}{4621046403}(in Japanese)
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