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1.050 Engineering Mechanics Lecture 2: Dimensional Analysis and Atomic Explosion
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1.050 – Content overview I. Dimensional analysis 1. On monsters, mice and mushrooms Lectures 1-3 2. Similarity relations: Important engineering tools Sept. II. Stresses and strength 2. Stresses and equilibrium Lectures 4-15 3. Strength models (how to design structures, foundations. . against mechanical failure) Sept./Oct. III. Deformation and strain 4. How strain gages work? 5. How to measure deformation in a 3D Lectures 16-19 structure/material? Oct. IV. Elasticity 5. Elasticity model – link stresses and deformation Lectures 20-31 6. Variational methods in elasticity Nov. V. How things fail – and how to avoid it 7. Elastic instabilities 8. Plasticity (permanent deformation) Lectures 32-37 9. Fracture mechanics Dec.
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1.050 – Content overview I. Dimensional analysis Lecture 1: Introduction & Galileo's problem Lecture 2: Dimensional Analysis and Atomic Explosion Lecture 3: Dimension analysis and application to engineering structures II. Stresses and strength III. Deformation and strain IV. Elasticity V. How things fail – and how to avoid it
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Discorsi e Dimonstrazioni Matematiche intorno a Due Nuove Scienze (1638) • “We clearly see, by what has been demonstrated, that it
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This note was uploaded on 11/29/2011 for the course CIVIL 1.018j taught by Professor Markusbuehler during the Fall '08 term at MIT.

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lec2 (1) - 1.050 Engineering Mechanics Lecture 2:...

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