PHY 251 - Engineering Mechanics I: Statics

The emphasis is on analyzing the forces and torques acting on objects and structures which are at rest. Topics include calculation of centers of mass and moments of inertia for extended bodies and the application of Newton’s second law in multiple dimensions to systems of particles and rigid bodies in equilibrium.

Prerequisite(s): PHY 230 and MAT 151.

3 credit(s).

Last Term Offered: Spring 2013