TAM 211 - Statics

Spring 2024

TitleRubricSectionCRNTypeHoursTimesDaysLocationInstructor
Introduction to StaticsTAM210AD236206DIS00900 - 0950 T  0023 Sidney Lu Mech Engr Bldg Alisina Bayati
Introduction to StaticsTAM210AD336207DIS01000 - 1050 T  0023 Sidney Lu Mech Engr Bldg Alisina Bayati
Introduction to StaticsTAM210AD436208DIS01100 - 1150 T  0023 Sidney Lu Mech Engr Bldg Skyler Allen Hausback
Introduction to StaticsTAM210AD536209DIS01200 - 1250 T  0023 Sidney Lu Mech Engr Bldg Skyler Allen Hausback
Introduction to StaticsTAM210AD636210DIS01300 - 1350 T  0023 Sidney Lu Mech Engr Bldg Skyler Allen Hausback
Introduction to StaticsTAM210AD736211DIS01300 - 1350 W  0023 Sidney Lu Mech Engr Bldg Jenna Lee
Introduction to StaticsTAM210AD838775DIS01400 - 1450 W  0023 Sidney Lu Mech Engr Bldg Jenna Lee
Introduction to StaticsTAM210AD958234DIS01500 - 1550 W  0023 Sidney Lu Mech Engr Bldg Boqiang Qian
Introduction to StaticsTAM210ADA63234DIS01600 - 1650 W  0023 Sidney Lu Mech Engr Bldg Boqiang Qian
Introduction to StaticsTAM210ADB63235DIS01700 - 1750 W  0023 Sidney Lu Mech Engr Bldg Boqiang Qian
Introduction to StaticsTAM210AE136212LCD21100 - 1150 M W F  112 Gregory Hall Gautham Krishnan
StaticsTAM211AD236214DIS00900 - 0950 T  0023 Sidney Lu Mech Engr Bldg Alisina Bayati
StaticsTAM211AD336215DIS01000 - 1050 T  0023 Sidney Lu Mech Engr Bldg Alisina Bayati
StaticsTAM211AD436216DIS01100 - 1150 T  0023 Sidney Lu Mech Engr Bldg Skyler Allen Hausback
StaticsTAM211AD536217DIS01200 - 1250 T  0023 Sidney Lu Mech Engr Bldg Skyler Allen Hausback
StaticsTAM211AD636218DIS01300 - 1350 T  0023 Sidney Lu Mech Engr Bldg Skyler Allen Hausback
StaticsTAM211AD736219DIS01300 - 1350 W  0023 Sidney Lu Mech Engr Bldg Jenna Lee
StaticsTAM211AD838776DIS01400 - 1450 W  0023 Sidney Lu Mech Engr Bldg Jenna Lee
StaticsTAM211AD958237DIS01500 - 1550 W  0023 Sidney Lu Mech Engr Bldg Boqiang Qian
StaticsTAM211ADA63237DIS01600 - 1650 W  0023 Sidney Lu Mech Engr Bldg Boqiang Qian
StaticsTAM211ADB63238DIS01700 - 1750 W  0023 Sidney Lu Mech Engr Bldg Boqiang Qian
StaticsTAM211AE136220LCD31100 - 1150 M W F  112 Gregory Hall Gautham Krishnan

Official Description

Forces, moments, and couples; resultants of force systems; equilibrium analysis and free-body diagrams; analysis of forces acting on members of trusses, frames, etc.; shear-force and bending-moment distributions; Coulomb friction; centroids, center of mass, moment of inertia, polar moment of inertia, and product of inertia; virtual work; hydrostatic pressure; applications of statics in design. Course Information: Credit is not given for both TAM 211 and TAM 210. Prerequisite: PHYS 211; credit or concurrent registration in either MATH 241 OR MATH 257. Class Schedule Information: Students must register for one discussion and one lecture section.

Detailed Course Description

Forces, moments, and couples; resultants of force systems; equilibrium analysis and free-body diagrams; analysis of forces acting on members of trusses, frames, etc.; shear-force and bending-moment distributions; Coulomb friction; centroids, center of mass, moment of inertia, polar moment of inertia, and product of inertia; virtual work; hydrostatic pressure; applications of statics in design. Credit is not given for both TAM 211 and TAM 210. Prerequisite: PHYS 211; credit or concurrent registration in MATH 241. undergraduate 3 hours.

Topics:

Review of vector algebra (2 hr)
Forces, moments, couples (2 hr)
Equilibrium, equipollent systems, resultants, distributed forces (5 hr)
Equilibrium analysis, free-body diagrams, practical examples (6 hr)
Trusses, methods of joint and sections (3 hr)
Multi-force members, shear-force and bending-moment diagrams (4 hr)
Statics and structural design (1 hr)
Coulomb friction, applications (3 hr)
Centroids and center of mass (2 hr)
Method of composite parts (2 hr)
Moments of inertia, polar moment of inertia, radius of gyration, product of inertia, parallel-axis theorem (4 hr)
Virtual work (3 hr)
Hydrostatic pressure, design considerations (3 hr)
Hour exams (3)
TOTAL HOURS: 44

ME: Suitable substitute for TAM 210.

EM: Required.

Last updated

9/19/2018