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ME 902 - Theory of Plasticity

Credits: 3

Foundations of plasticity. Vectorial and sensorial analysis. Coverage of pressure-dependent and pressure-independent materials. Hyper elasticity-Green elasticity. Deformation theory of plasticity. Flow theory of plasticity. Plastic work rate-equivalent strain. Classical yield criteria. Closed form solution of simple cases. Numerical solutions of more complex cases.

Three hours recitation a week.

Prerequisite: ME 802 or CE 802.

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Spring, even years

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