Solid Mechanics II

Korea University

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Solid Mechanics II

  • Host University

    Korea University

  • Location

    Seoul, South Korea

  • Area of Study

    Mechanical Engineering

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Course Level Recommendations


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    Hours & Credits

  • Credits

  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
  • Overview


    This course is a continuous course of the filed of Solid Mechanics. This course is concerned with the mechanics of rigid and deformable solids in equilibrium. Some important solid mechanics problems such as beam deflection, torsion, buckling etc. will be covered in this course.

    Course Objectives

    The central aim of this class has been to treat this subject as an engineering science as a advanced course of Solid Mechanics I. To solve any engineering problems such as beam deflection, torsion, buckling etc., students will learn how to apply fundamental physical consideration which govern the mechanics of solids in equilibrium.

    Prerequisites & Class Requirements

    Solid Mechanics I (MECH206)


    R.C. Hibbler, Mechanics of Materials, Prentice Hall

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Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.

Eligibility for courses may be subject to a placement exam and/or pre-requisites.

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