Lesson 1

Stress and Strain

• Introduction
• Types of forces
• Stress and strain
• Linear elasticity and Hooke`s law
• Normal stress and normal strain relationship
• Poisson’s ratio
• Shear stress and shear strain relationship
• Deflection of axially loaded member
• Composite bar
• Thermal stress

Lesson 2

Shear Force and Bending Moment

• Introduction
• Types of beams and supports
• Shear force and bending moment
• Shear-force diagrams and Bending-moment diagrams
• Types of statically determinate frames
• Shear force and bending moment diagrams for frames

Lesson 3

Stresses In Beams

• Introduction
• Bending stresses in beam
• Bending stress distribution
• Shear stresses in beam
• Shear stress distribution

Lesson 4

Stress Transformation

• Introduction
• General equations for plane stress
• Stresses for inclined surface
• Principal stresses and Maximum shear stresses
• Mohr’s circle for plane stress

Lesson 5

Statically Determine Plane Trusses

• Introduction
• Methods to determine member forces:
◦ Method of Joint
◦ Method of Sections
• Zero force member
• Virtual Work Method to determine displacements

Lesson 6

Statically Determine Space Trusses

• Introduction
• Analysis of space trusses

Lesson 7

Deflections of Beams

• Introduction
• Calculation of slope and deflection using : Double Integration method
• Macaulay’s functions
• Moment area method
• Virtual work method or Unit Load method

Lesson 8

Column

• Introduction
• Euler’s theory
• Critical load
• Ideal column with pin support
• Columns having various types of supports

Lesson 9

Torsion

• Introduction
• Torsion’s theory