

Course Information
Course Unit Title 
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Foundations of Solid Mechanics 
Course Unit Code 
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01MAK5187 
Type of Course Unit 
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Optional 
Level of Course Unit

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Second Cycle 
Year of Study

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1 
Semester

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1.Semester 
Number of ECTS Credits Allocated

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6,00 
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Learning Outcomes of The Course Unit 
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1. Understand the definition of solid mechanics in mechanical engineering 2. Attain an ability to identify, define, solve and present solid mechanics problems 3. Have knowledge to be able to solve the mechanical problems by learning the main concepts of solid mechanics 4. Have the advanced theoretical knowledge about the mechanical behavior of materials 5. Have an ability to make analysis and to examine of engineering problems

Mode of Delivery 
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FaceToFace

Prerequisities and Corequisities Courses 
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Unavailable

Recommended Optional Programme Components 
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Unavailable

Course Contents 
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Introduction to solid mechanics. Basic concepts. Vectors and tensors. Stress and Stress analysis: Strain. StressStrain Relationships. Generalized Hooke?s Law. Torsion .Pure Bending. Combined Stresses. Criteria for yielding. Selection and Use of Failure Theories. Energy Methods (Principle of Virtual Work, Castigliano Theorems).

Languages of Instruction 
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Turkish

Course Goals 
: 
to gain an ability to analyze solid mechanics problems in engineering

Course Aims 
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The aims of this course are:
to develop an ability to perform the engineering problems by teaching basic concepts in solid mechanics to teach how to formulate problems in mechanics to teach how to reduce vague questions and ideas into precise mathematical statements to provide information about general engineering applications

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Additional Resources

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Richards, R., Principles of Solid Mechanics, CRC Pres, 2000. Shames, I.H.,Introduction to Solid Mechanics, Second Edition.Prentice Hall, 1989. Fung, F.C., Foundations of Solid Mechanics, Prentice Hall International, Inc, 1977. Timoshenko S. and Goodier J.N., Theory of Elasticity, McGrawHill, New York, N.Y., 1970. Karasudhi, P., Foundations of Solid Mechanics, Kluwer Publishers, 1991.

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Weekly Detailed Course Content
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Topics

1

Introduction (Fundamental concepts, equation and methods used in solid mechanics). Vectors and Tensors. Free Body Diagrams. Equilibrium. Normal and Shear Forces and Moment Diagrams



2

Mechanics of Deformable Bodies: Stress/Strain Concept of Stress: Normal Stress, Shear Stress Concept of Strain: Normal Strain, Shear Strain Generalized Hooke?s Law: Modulus of Elasticity



3

Stress Stress at a Point Principal Stresses Mohr's Diagram



4

Strain Strain at a Point Principal Strains



5

Introduction to Mechanical Properties of Solids Tensile Test True Stress Strain Curve Compression Test Empirical Equations for StressStrain Curve Mechanical Behavior of Materials



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OneDimensional Problems



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TwoDimensional Problems (Plane Stress)



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TwoDimensional Problems (Plane Strain)



9

Criteria for Yielding Example of Multiaxial Stress Example of Yield Criteria Loading and Unloading



10

Stresses in Beams (Bending and Shear Stresses) Pure Bending Shearing Stresses in Beams Design of Beams under Combined Loading



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Torsion



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Energy Methods (Principle of Virtual Work)



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Energy Methods (Castigliano Theorems)



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Solutions for Typical Problems in Solid Mechanics



























































































