Schedule of Topics
Steven A. Jones

Summer Quarter 2002

 

Class

Date Reading Topic
1 W - Nov 28
Ch 1 and 2 Overview of Syllabus
Concurrent force Systems
2 F - Nov 30
Ch 3 Equilibrium of Concurrent Force Systems
3 M - Dec 3 4.1 - 4.2 Axial Loading
Normal, Shearing and Bearing Stress
4 W - Dec 5 4.4 - 4.5 Displacement, Deformation and Strain
Stress and Strain Relationships
5 F - Dec 7 4.7 Deformation of Axially Loaded Members
LAB - Analysis of Glued Joints
6 M - Dec 10 4.10
5.1 - 5.2
Design Loads, Working Stresses and Factor of Safety
Moments
7 W - Dec 12 5.7 - 5.8 Center of Gravity and Center of Mass
Centroids
TESTING OF GLUED JOINTS
8 F - Dec 14 5.9 - 5.10 Centroids of Composite Bodies
Distributed Loads on Structural Members
9 M - Dec 17
6.1 - 6.3 Equilibrium of Rigid Bodies
Free Body Diagrams
Equilibrium in 2D
Design Project Initiation (4 students per team)
10 W - Dec 19 Exam 1
11 F - Jan 4 6.4 Frames and Machines
LAB REPORT DUE
12 M - Jan 7 6.6 Plane Trusses: Method of Joints
13 W - Jan 9 6.6 Plane Trusses: Method of Sections
14 F - Jan 11 7.1 - 7.3 Torsional Stresses
15 M - Jan 14 7.4 Torsional Displacements
16 W - Jan 16 7.6 - 7.7 Power Transmission
17 F - Jan 18 8.6 Shear Forces and Bending Moments in Beams
18 W - Jan 23      Exam 2
19 F - Jan 25       Free Class Period to Work on Design Project and Presentations
20 M - Jan 28 Design Reports Due
Presentation of Design Projects 
(PowerPoint presentations are due to your instructor at 8 a.m. on this day so that he can put them on a  laptop) Testing of Trusses in Class
21 W - Jan 30 8.7 Shear and Bending Moment Diagrams
22 F - Feb 1 8.1 - 8.3
8.5
Flexural Normal Stresses (simple cross sections)
23 M - Feb 4 8.4 - 8.5 Flexural Normal Stresses (more complex cross sections)
24 W - Feb 6 8.8 Shearing Stresses in Beams
25 F - Feb 8 8.9 Design of Beams
26 F - Feb 15 9.1 - 9.3, 9.6 Beam Deflection by Superposition
27 M - Feb 18 10.13 Thin Walled Pressure Vessels
28 W - Feb 20 Notes Stress Concentrations (Axial, Torsion, Bending) 
29 F - Feb 22 Notes Course Review and Wrap-up
30 M - Feb 25 Exam 3 - Comprehensive
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