Course Detail
Units:
3.0
Course Components:
Lecture
Enrollment Information
Enrollment Requirement:
Prerequisites: 'C' or better in (ME EN 3300 OR (ME EN 3310 AND ME EN 3315)) AND (MATH 1260 OR MATH 1321 OR MATH 2210 OR MATH 3140) AND Full Major status in Mechanical Engineering
Description
Introduction to modern fiber composite materials; design and analysis for structural applications. Material types, and manufacturing techniques. Anisotropic stress-strain response, and implications for design. Lamination theory, and computer codes for lamination analysis. Strengths of laminates. Examples and projects for design of structural members of advanced composite materials. Meets with ME EN 6520.