Analysis of stress and strain failure theory; selected topics in solid mechanics, plate analysis; introduction to elastic stability.
This course can be applied toward:
CIVE 360 (Mechanics of Solids).
Dr. Paul Heyliger is a Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering at Colorado State University. He is the primary instructor for both the on-campus and online sections of Mechanics of Solids.
Professor Heyliger has been teaching this course for over 30 years and is the recipient of numerous teaching awards. Mechanics of Solids was his favorite course as an undergraduate student, his favorite course as a teaching assistant when he was in graduate school, and his favorite undergraduate course to teach at CSU. He has a PhD in Engineering Science and Mechanics from Virginia Tech and has held research positions at NASA, the University of California-Santa Barbara, and the University of Stuttgart.