Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
9103065312001Advanced Strength of Materials IElective118
Level of Course Unit
Second Cycle
Objectives of the Course
3D strain-stress analysis, transformations of stress-strain and nonlinear behaviours of materials by using basic principles of engineering mechanics.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Assoc. Prof. Dr. K. Turgut GÜRSEL
Learning Outcomes
1Makes stress transformations for 2D stress situation.
2Makes stress transformations for 3D stress situation.
3Calculates principal stresses and their directions.
4Calculates strain for 2D and 3D situations.
5Explains stress-strain relations.
6Calculates strain energy.
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
Advanced strength principles, problem solving, fracture prediction of materials under stable and iterative loading, column bending under symmetric and unsymmetric loading and coming up permanent stresses, stress calculation of thin walled tubes, elastic columns.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1Introduction, General concepts
2Analysis of axial normal force
3Analysis of shear force
4Stress analysis
5Torsion
6Basic and straight bending
7Inclined and cutted bending
8Elastic curve equations
9Thin column calculations
10Thick column calculations
11General look to combined strength situations
12Combined loads
13Combined loads
14Combined loads
15Applications
16
Recommended or Required Reading
Advanced Strength and Applied Elasticity,A.C.Ugural,S.K.Fenster
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
SUM0
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
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SUM0
Language of Instruction
Turkish
Work Placement(s)
None
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesNumberTime (hours)Total Work Load (hours)
Final Examination144
Attending Lectures435140
Practice14228
Tutorial14114
Discussion11515
Individual Study for Mid term Examination11515
Individual Study for Final Examination11414
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)230
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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* Contribution Level : 1 Very low 2 Low 3 Medium 4 High 5 Very High
 
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