3 edition of **Statics, structures and stress** found in the catalog.

Statics, structures and stress

W. Fisher Cassie

- 59 Want to read
- 22 Currently reading

Published
**1973**
by Longman in [London]
.

Written in English

- Strength of materials -- Problems, exercises, etc.,
- Statics -- Problems, exercises, etc.

**Edition Notes**

Label mounted on t.p.: Distributed in the U.S.A. by Longman, New York.

Statement | [by] W. Fisher Cassie. |

Series | A Longman text |

Classifications | |
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LC Classifications | TA640.4 .C38 |

The Physical Object | |

Pagination | ix, 557 p. |

Number of Pages | 557 |

ID Numbers | |

Open Library | OL5087639M |

ISBN 10 | 0582449138, 058244912X |

LC Control Number | 74158981 |

This text is intended as the next step following a basic introductory course on structural principles (for example, Salvadori and Heller's Structure in Architecture–The Building of Buildings). Organizationally, the book consists of two parts: Statics in Chapters 2 through 4, and Strength of Materials covered in Chapters 5 through Reviews: The book is written at a fundamental level while providing robust detail on problem-solving methods on a variety of recognizable structures, systems, and machines. Topics covered include easy-to-understand discussion on equilibrium, trusses, frames, centroids, moment of inertia, direct stress, combined stress, beam mechanics, and much : $

Introducescontent on statics to ensure that students know the basic concepts and can understand the equilibrium principles that govern all structures as well as the principles of the mechanisms involved in computer-based calculations. About the Book. Structural and Stress . A static structural analysis calculates the effect of steady (or static) loading conditions on a structure, while ignoring inertia and damping effects, such as those caused by time varying loads. A static analysis can include steady inertia loads (such as gravity and rotational velocity and accelerations), and time varying loads that can be.

Conditions of Equilibrium. A structure is a unit consisting of interconnected members supported in such a way that it is capable of carrying loads in static equilibrium. Structures are of four general types: frames, trusses, machines, and thin-walled (plate and shell) structures. Frames and machines are structures containing multiforce members. The former support loads and are usually. The list of job conditions that may lead to stress (page 9) and the warning signs and effects of stress (page 11) provide good starting points for deciding what information to collect. Objective measures such as absenteeism, illness and turnover rates, or performance problems can also be examined to gauge the presence and scope of job stress.

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Starting with an explanation of the basic principles of statics, the book then covers normal and shear force, bending moments, and torsion. Stress, Strain, and Structural Dynamics is a comprehensive and definitive reference to statics and dynamics of solids and structures, including mechanics of materials, structural mechanics, elasticity, rigid-body dynamics, vibrations, structural dynamics, and structural controls.

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Statics: Developing Shear and Moment Diagrams. Shear and moment diagrams are a Statics tool that engineers create to determine the internal shear force and moments at all locations within an object. Start by locating the critical points and then sketching the shear diagram.

Critical point locations: Start and stop of structure (extreme ends). this book may be reproduced, stored in a retrieval system, or transmitted, in any form or by any means, electronic, mechanical, photocopying, or otherwise, without prior written permission of the authors.

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Basic statics and stress analysis by G. Wayne Brown Published by McGraw-Hill Ryerson in Toronto, Ont. Stress & Strain: Axial Loading • Suitability of a structure or machine may depend on the deformations in the structure as well as the stresses induced under loading.

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Almost everything has an internal structure and can be thought of as a "structure". The objective of this chapter is to figure out the forces being carried by these structures so that as an engineer, you can decide whether the structure can sustain these forces or not. Note: this includes "reaction" forces from the supports as well.

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• Internal stresses and stress -resultants (axial force, shear force, bending moment) • Deflections / displacements • Strains • Material response To find: (unknowns at each and every point of the structure): 1. Statics: Equilibrium of Forces and Moments 2. Compatibility of Deformations 3.

Material Behavior 4. Boundary & Initial conditions. For statics we used this one (I go to a german university). I highly recommend it. It short, concise, and with a good number of example problems that are explained step by step at the end of each chapter as well as problems to solve.

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Its many design exercises encourage creative student initiative and systems thinking.In continuum mechanics, stress is a physical quantity that expresses the internal forces that neighbouring particles of a continuous material exert on each other, while strain is the measure of the deformation of the material.

For example, when a solid vertical bar is supporting an overhead weight, each particle in the bar pushes on the particles immediately below it.