Hiroshima University Syllabus

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Academic Year 2017Year School/Graduate School Graduate School of Engineering (Master course)
Lecture Code U8190201 Subject Classification Specialized Education
Subject Name Advanced Strength of Material
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Advanced Strength of Material
タナカ ヨシカズ
Campus Higashi-Hiroshima Semester/Term 1st-Year,  Second Semester,  Second Semester
Days, Periods, and Classrooms (2nd) Tues5-6:ENG 113
Lesson Style Lecture Lesson Style
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Credits 2 Class Hours/Week   Language on Instruction B : Japanese/English
Course Level 5 : Graduate Basic
Course Area(Area) 25 : Science and Technology
Course Area(Discipline) 25 : Integrated Engineering
Eligible Students Major of Transportation and Environmental Systems
Keywords Strength of material, Beam, Plasticity, Finite element method 
Special Subject for Teacher Education   Special Subject  
Class Status
within Educational
Criterion referenced
Class Objectives
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This lecture provide advanced topics of strength of material : a large deformation of a beam, shear center, plastic bending of a beam, laminated materials and FRP. And, the knowledge on the large deformation analysis including the material nonlinearity and geometric nonlinearity also provided in this lecture.  
Class Schedule lesson1 Guidance
lesson2 Restudy on the beam theory
lesson3 Large deformation of a beam
lesson4 Shear center
lesson5 Plastic bending of a beam
lesson6 Laminated materials
lesson7 Fundamentals of tensor analysis
lesson8 Some kinds of stress and strain
lesson9 Fundamentals of plasticity
lesson10 Yield condition
lesson11 Incremental strain theory
lesson12 Isotropic hardening and kinematic hardening
lesson13 Flow theory
lesson14 Principal of virtual work and finite element equations
lesson15 Dynamic analysis (Direct time integration method, mode superposition method) 
It will be indicated in the first lesson. 
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Blackboard, PowerPoint, Text 
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Preparation and
Study hard 
Grading Method The result is evaluated by an examination and reports. More than 60% is necessary to get the credit. 
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