Department of Engineering

MEE 251

Strength of Materials

Course Description: Normal and shear stress and strain in structural members under axial, torsion, bending and transverse loadings, calculation of combined stresses, transformation of stress and principal values of stress and strain, deflection of beams.

Curriculum: Required for mechanical engineering and the ME minor
Prerequisites: MEE 150, MAT 153, MEE 259 (co-requisite)
Instructors: Mehrdaad Ghorashi, James Smith
Delivery: Lecture 3 hrs.
Frequency: Spring
Credits: 3