3-Theory of Strength and Stability

Course Code :1105FTISTS
Study domain:Construction
Academic year:2019-2020
Semester:1st semester
Sequentiality:The student has passed 1-Statics of Constructions (1102FTISTC)
Contact hours:66
Study load (hours):168
Contract restrictions: No contract restriction
Language of instruction:Dutch
Exam period:exam in the 1st semester
Lecturer(s)Amaryllis Audenaert
Johan Blom
Kostas Anastasiades

3. Course contents *


  1. Introduction
  2. Stress
  3. Strain
  4. Mechanical Properties of Materials
  5. Axial Load
  6. Torsion
  7. Bending
  8. Transverse Shear
  9. Combined Loadings
  10. Stress Transformation
  11. Deflection of Beams and Shafts
  12. Buckling of Colums


  1. Internal forces in statically determinate systems
  2. Stress and strain
  3. Moments of inertia
  4. Bending
  5. Buckling
  6. Statical indeterminacy
  7. Differential equation of the elastica curve
  8. Load reduction