MMP518 Theory of Elasticity,Viscoelasticity and Plasticity

Code MMP518
Name Theory of Elasticity,Viscoelasticity and Plasticity
Status Courses of Free Choice
Level and type Post-graduate Studies, Academic
Field of study Mechanics, Mechanical Engineering, Machine Building
Faculty
Academic staff Andrejs Krasņikovs
Credit points 4.0 (6.0 ECTS)
Parts 1
Annotation Mechanical vibrations. Elastic potential. Energy potehtial principles. Numerical methods. Approximations. Ritz method. 2D and 3D problems. Plates and shells. FEM. Plates stability and vibrations. Computers software. Theory of plasticity, main hypothesis. Main postulates. Viscoplastic matherial models. Creep. Stress relaxation. Vibration damping..
Goals and objectives
of the course in terms
of competences and skills
The aim of the study course is to teach students: to analyze the design of flexible plastic and viscoelastic materials, determine the design strength, set design deformed state, the design engineer.
Learning outcomes
and assessment
Knowledge of: Hook laws for flexible, plastic and viscoelastic materials - Test work on: Hook laws for flexible, plastic and viscoelastic materials
Knowledge of: deformed state for plastic construction - Assessment test
Knowledge of: a linear viscoelastic material - Test work on: a linear viscoelastic material
Course prerequisites Resistance of materials, theoretical mechanics, mathematics, physics

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