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Mechanics of Materials MSK205

After the course students should have a basicunderstanding of the mechanical properties of materials and how they are affected by the materialstructure and micro-mechanisms.Analyses and calculations based on the crystal structure, stress-strain curves and fracture mechanics data can be performed.


Course description for study year 2021-2022. Please note that changes may occur.

Facts
Course code

MSK205

Version

1

Credits (ECTS)

5

Semester tution start

Autumn

Number of semesters

1

Exam semester

Autumn

Language of instruction

Norwegian

Offered by

Faculty of Science and Technology, Department of Mechanical and Structural Engineering and Materials Science

Learning outcome
After the course students should have a basicunderstanding of the mechanical properties of materials and how they are affected by the materialstructure and micro-mechanisms.Analyses and calculations based on the crystal structure, stress-strain curves and fracture mechanics data can be performed.
Content
Core topics include binding theory,crystallography,microstructure, defects and dislocation theory.Plasticity and elasticity. Materials and response to tensile strain.Strength increase mechanisms.Introduction to fracture mechanics and fatigue.
Required prerequisite knowledge
None
Exam
Form of assessment Weight Duration Marks Aid
Written exam 1/1 3 Hours A - F Valid calculator.

3 hrs written exam

Course teacher(s)
Course coordinator: Vidar Folke Hansen
Head of Department: Tor Henning Hemmingsen
Coordinator laboratory exercises: Mona Wetrhus Minde
Coordinator laboratory exercises: Wakshum Mekonnen Tucho
Coordinator laboratory exercises: Johan Andreas Håland Thorkaas
Method of work
An average 3 hours lectures and exercises in a week.
Open for
Engineering Structures and Materials - Master's Degree Programme
Course assessment
Form and/or discussion.
Overlapping courses
Course Reduction (SP)
Mechanics of Materials 1 (BIM280) 5
Mechanics of Materials (BIM120) 5
() 10
Materials Technology (MSK200) 5
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