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Statics

Faculty / Department Department of Industrial, Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Program BEng in Mechanical Engineering
Subject title & code Statics    - 432206
Credit value 3
Subject status Principle
Pre-requisite(s) Physics I – Mathematics I
Semester 95/96-II

Lecturer           :   Dr. Maryam Shokravi

Room               :   414 Ahmadi Roshan 2

Email               :    Maryamshokravi10@bzte.ac.ir or Maryamshokravi10@yahoo.com

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Module Synopsis:

This course is an introduction to learning and applying the principles required to solve engineering mechanics problems.   Concepts will be applied in this course from previous courses you have taken in basic math and physics.  The course addresses the modeling and analysis of static equilibrium problems with an emphasis on real world engineering applications and problem solving.

 

Timetable

 Saturday  8  am- 10 am    (Room 412)

 Saturday  10 am- 12 am    (Room 415) (Odd Weeks)

Consultation hours: Monday 12 pm- 17 pm in 1nd floor, Ahmadi Roshan Building:

Weekly Schedule:

Week

Topics to be covered

(in accordance with syllabus)

Lecture

(hours)

1

Introduction to Engineering and Statics

Fundamental Principles

Units and Unit Conversions

3
2-3

Vectors: Force and Position

Cartesian Representation of Vectors in Two Dimensions

Cartesian Representation of Vectors in Three Dimensions

6
4-6

Equilibrium of Particles

Equilibrium of Particles in Two Dimensions

Behavior of Cables, Bars, and Springs

Equilibrium of Particles in Three Dimensions

Engineering Design

6
7-8

Moment of a Force and Equivalent Force Systems

Moment of a Force

Moment of a Couple

Equivalent Force Systems

6
9-10

Equilibrium of Bodies

Equilibrium of Rigid Bodies in Two Dimensions

Equilibrium of Bodies in Three Dimensions

6
11-12

Structural Analysis and Machines

Truss Structures and the Method of Joints

Truss Structures and the Method of Sections

Frames and Machines

6
13 Centroids and Distributed Force Systems 3
14 Internal Forces 3
15 Friction 3
16 Moments of Inertia 3
 

Assessment   Plan:

Date / Duration Weight Assessment
During Term 15% Student Activity
WK# 5 5% Quiz
WK#10 25% Mid-Term
Before Final Exam 5% Project
  50% Final Exam

 

Main References

  1. Engineering Mechanics: Statics (13th Edition) by Russell C. Hibbeler (Author)
  2. Engineering Mechanics: Statics, SI Version, 6th Edition by J. L. Meriam, L. G. Kraige January 2008, Wiley
  3. Engineering Mechanics, Statics, 2nd Edition by William F. Riley, Leroy D. Sturges January 1996, Wiley

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