Problems in Strength of Materials is a translation from the Russian and presents problems concerning determining and calculating the strength of materials.
This book presents the properties of materials that have to do with strength through problem solving. This book give several examples of tension and compression problems, such as those concerning statically determinate and indertiminate systems, self-weight, and calculation for flexible wires or cables. The text cites problems with uniaxial and plane states of stress; and suggests solutions to questions, for example, by using the formula for determining the maximum strains of an element in three dimensional state of stress. This book also explains how to determine acceptable stress forming on thin-walled or thick-walled containers. Other examples concern problems of shear and torsion, plane flexure, and the analytical methods to determine deformations in steel bars, as well as the graphical and semi-graphical methods of finding the values of deflections. This book also explains how to find the solution of problems on inertia forces, oscillations, resonance, and the stresses and deformations that result upon impact of a certain load.
This book can be used as reference for students pursuing Higher National Diploma and Certificate, and for students of engineering.
Preface to the Second Edition Preface to the Third Edition Preface to the English Edition Data Common to all Problems Chapter 1. Tension and Compression1. Statically Determinate Systems 2. Statically Indeterminate Systems 3. Self-Weight 4. Calculation of Flexible Wires and Cables
Chapter 2. State of Compound Stress5. Uniaxial and Plane States of Stress 6. Three-Dimensional State of Stress 7. Calculation of Thin-Walled Vessels 8. Calculation of Thick-Walled Vessels 9. Contact Stresses
Chapter 3. Shear and Torsion10. Shear 11. Torsion of Round Bars 12. Torsion of Bars with Non-Circular Cross-Section. Joints Working in Torsion 13. Helical Springs
Chapter 4. Plane Flexure14. Construction of Shear Force and Bending Moment Diagrams 15. Second Moments of Area of Plane Figures 16. Normal Stresses Accompanying Flexure 17. Shear Stresses Accompanying Flexure 18. Complete Strength-Check for Beams 19. Calculation of Composite Beams
Chapter 5. Determination of Deformations Accompanying Flexure, and Calculation of Statically Indeterminate Systems20. Analytical Method of Determining Deformations 21. Graphical and Semi-Graphical Methods of Determining Deformations 22. Energy Methods of Determining Deformations 23. Beams of Variable Cross-Section 24. Calculation of Statically Indeterminate Systems
Chapter 6. Combined Loading25. Unsymmetrical Flexure 26. Flexure Combined with Tension or Compression 27. Combined Flexure and Torsion 28. General Case of Combined Loading 29. Curved Bars 30. Thin-Walled Bars
Chapter 7. Stability of Structural Elements31. Stability of Rods in Compression 32. Combined Stability Calculations
Chapter 8. Method of Allowable Loads33. Tension, Compression, and Torsion 34. Statically Determinate Beams 35. Statically Indeterminate Beams
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- © Pergamon 1966
- 1st January 1966
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