Courses

EGMN 606: MECH & NUC ENGINEER CONTINUUM

The topics include scalars, vectors and tensors; indicial notation; transformation law; principal values and directions; tensor fields; integral theorems of Gauss and Stokes; stress; Mohr’s circle; strain; kinematics of deformation and motion; rate of deformation; general principles (continuity, momentum, energy); constitutive equations; linear elasticity; Hooke’s law; three-dimensional elasticity; classical fluids; Navier-Stokes equations; Bernoulli equation; flow (viscous, steady, irrotational). 

Total Credit Hours: 3
Semester(s):
Fall 2019
Prerequisites:
Enrollment restricted to students with graduate standing in mechanical and nuclear engineering
Instructor:
Joao Filipe Da Silva Soares (P)
Instructor Email:
jsoares@vcu.edu

Weekly Live Sessions

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4:30 PM - 5:45 PM 4:30 PM - 5:45 PM

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