|Name||Nonlinear Mechanics of Materials|
|Status||Compulsory/Courses of Limited Choice|
|Level and type||Post-graduate Studies, Academic|
|Field of study||Mechanics, Mechanical Engineering, Machine Building|
|Academic staff||Vladimirs Gonca, Olga Kononova|
|Credit points||3.0 (4.5 ECTS)|
Material classification. Nonlinearity. Rheology. Plasticity. Stress distortion and nonlinear theory. Flow theory. Viscosity. Nonlinear creep theory. Mechanical models. Models with memory. Aging models. Flow models. The crack theory. Elastic properties of non-linear models. Technology. Calculation program..
Goals and objectives
of the course in terms
of competences and skills
|The objective of the study course is to help students to acquire skills required to calculate and analyze beams and bars of engineering construction, taking into account assigned requirements and criteria. The task - to assess the strength and stability of the designed construction.|
Students are able to analyze material mathematical models and physical equations. - Test and examination tasks on the nonlinear material models and physical equations.
Students are able to spend and analyze experimental research material. - The examination
Students are able to choose and justify the methods of analysis for nonlinear mechanics. - Study project: prediction of material properties and durability of the calculations with computer programs.
|Course prerequisites||Math. Mechanics. Resistance of materials.|