|Module code||SWK 211|
|Faculty||Faculty of Engineering, Built Environment and Information Technology|
Centroids: centroids of lines, surfaces and volumes. Second moment of area, parallel axis theorem, products of inertia, moment of inertia around inclined axes. Fluid statics: resultant forces and their points of application on flat and curve surfaces. Constraints and statical determinacy. Shear forces and bending moments in beams. Deflection of beams: derivation and integration of differential equations. Friction: friction on surfaces, wedges and screws. Vibration: free undamped vibration, free damped vibration, forced undamped vibration, forced damped vibration, natural frequency and resonance. Cables: distributed loads, parabolic and uniform cables.
|Contact time||1 practical per week, 2 lectures per week, 3 tutorials per week|
|Language of tuition||Module is presented in English|
|Period of presentation||Semester 1|
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