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Mechanics of Materials I: Fundamentals of Stress & Strain and Axial Loading, Georgia Institute of Technology

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About this Course

This course explores the topic of solid objects subjected to stress and strain. The methods taught in the course are used to predict the response of engineering structures to various types of loading, and to analyze the vulnerability of these structures to various failure modes. Axial loading with be the focus in this course. ------------------------------ The copyright of all content and materials in this course are owned by either the Georgia Tech Research Corporation or Dr. Wayne Whiteman. By participating in the course or using the content or materials, whether in whole or in part, you agree that you may download and use any content and/or material in this course for your own personal, non-commercial use only in a manner consistent with a student of any academic course. Any other use of the content and materials, including use by other academic universities or entities, is prohibited without express written permission of the Georgia Tech Research Corporation. Interested parties may contact Dr. Wayne Whiteman directly for information regarding the procedure to obtain a non-exclusive license....

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Sep 09, 2018

A very useful course for getting a strong foundation in strength of materials course. Definitely recommend to all who wants to learn it. Looking forward to future courses. Dr. Whiteman is outstanding.


Jul 06, 2018

very good course. it helped me build my basic for mechanics of materials and know in depth about stress and strains and physical world applications.

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Feb 17, 2019

Every module of this course was perfectly explained and i would recommend it for structural engineering/Civil Engineering students.

By Syed Abdul Rafay Hammad

Jan 23, 2019

Great instructor

By Nandlal Dheela

Jan 19, 2019

Content was really excellent but some of equation are difficult to understand.

By Rahul A Kumar

Jan 17, 2019

Very Nice Course

By Syed Azadar Abbas

Dec 22, 2018

A good course and a good teacher to teach.

By Tanuj Namboodri

Nov 30, 2018

Dr. Wayne Whiteman, Teaching Method is great, he is amazing teacher.

Course material is great, it helps in concept building.

By Muhammad Yasir Khan

Nov 16, 2018

I just LOve

By Каканов Дмитрий Андреевич

Nov 13, 2018

The great, beautiful and best course in the world!!!!!!!

By Roosevelt Santes García

Nov 09, 2018

it is a good and useful course, it make improve my skills about statics and mechanics of materials.


Oct 09, 2018

This is a great course. I only wish a different problem book was used - it contains errors and the answers are not provided. Another solution is for the course staff to solve each problem first and publish their answers.