Engineering Mechanics

Course Code:

105

Semester:

Undergraduate Courses

Specialization Category:

Semester 1 ( ΜΓΥ )

Course Hours:

2

ECTS:

2

Course Tutors

Dimitrios Glotsos

Course Outline

  • Mechanics, fundamental concepts, force, vectors, system coordinates, calculus of vectors
  • Concept of moment, static equilibrium
  • Force and moment diagrams
  • Structural elements and loads
  • Stress, strain, tension, compression, shear, bending, elasticity, factor of safety
  • Stress and deformation diagrams
  • Technical mechanics and the human body: muscle-joints-skeletal system and movement, breathing
    mechanics and pressures in the lungs, cardiovascular mechanics and pressures in the heart and vessels,
    hearing mechanics and pressures in the ear