ME 922 (01) - Continuum Mechanics

Continuum Mechanics

Durham   Engineering&Physical Sciences :: Mechanical Engineering
Credits: 4.0
Term: Spring 2021 - Full Term (02/01/2021 - 05/11/2021)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   15  
CRN: 56267
Cartesian tensors. Lagrangian and Eulerian description of a continuum. The material time derivative. Deformation gradient. Displacement and rotation. Strain tensors. Rates of deformation. Conservation of mass. Momentum balance equations. Cauchy and Piola-Kirchhoff stress tensors. Balance of energy: stress power, rate of work, and internal energy. Entropy and the second law of thermodynamics. Constitutive equations for elasticity and plasticity. Newtonian and non-Newtonian fluids. Inviscid and viscous flow. Naiver-Stokes equations. Ideal and rotational flows.
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Instructors: Marko Knezevic

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
2/1/2021 5/11/2021 W 5:10pm - 8:00pm KING N310