Course Descriptions: Mechanical Engineering

EGM322 Mechanics of Materials

Integrated approach to mechanics of materials. Topics include: stress and strain in structural elements; mechanical properties of materials; extension; torsion and bending of members; thermal stress; pressure vessels; static indeterminacy, stress transformation, Mohr's circle, strain energy, failure criteria, and buckling.


  • 3


  • Must be enrolled in the following level: Undergraduate
  • Must be enrolled in one of the following majors: Computer Engineering (518), Mechanical Engineering (521), Electrical Engineering (517)
  • May not be enrolled in the following class: Freshman


  • EGM221 Minimum Grade of C- and EGM323 Minimum Grade of C-*

    * May be taken at the same time

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