# GAZI UNIVERSITY INFORMATION PACKAGE - 2019 ACADEMIC YEAR

COURSE DESCRIPTION
THEORY OF ELASTICITY/5211308
 Course Title: THEORY OF ELASTICITY Credits 3 ECTS 7.5 Course Semester 1 Type of The Course Elective
COURSE INFORMATION
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-- LANGUAGE OF INSTRUCTION
Turkish
-- COURSE OBJECTIVES
-- COURSE LEARNING OUTCOMES
Comprehension of the mathematical and mechanical aspects of the theory of elasticity.
Applications of the theory of elasticity to static and dynamic problems concerning linear elastic and hyperelastic solids.
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-- MODE OF DELIVERY
The mode of delivery of this course is face to face.
 --WEEKLY SCHEDULE 1. Week Introduction basic mathematics relevant to the theory of elasticity. 2. Week Second order and higher order tensors. 3. Week Continuum kinematics, motion of particles, Lagrange and Euler definitions of motion. 4. Week Finite deformation, deformation gradient tensor, other tensors of finite deformation and small deformation. 5. Week 1st. Midterm Exam 6. Week Force and stress tensors in an elastic continuum. Characteristic values and directions of stress tensor. 7. Week Partial differential equations of motion and equation of elastic bodies. Conservation of mass, linear momentum and angular momentum 8. Week Cauchy stress, 1st. and 2nd. Piola-Kichoff stress tensors. Plane stress problems. 9. Week Constitutive equations of hyperelastic and linear elastic solids. St Venant-Kirchhoff materials, Mooney-Rivlin materials, Ciarlet-Geymonat materials. 10. Week Isotropic tensors and linear isotropic solids. Lame constants. 11. Week 2nd. Midterm Exam 12. Week Derivation of Navier equations and Beltrami-Michell equations. 13. Week Plane stress and plane strain problems. Examples of static and dynamic problems. 14. Week Airy stress function. 2 dimensional problems in rectangular coordinates. 15. Week 2 dimensional problems in polar coordinates. Stress concentrations. 16. Week -
-- TEACHING and LEARNING METHODS
-- ASSESSMENT CRITERIA
 Quantity Total Weighting (%) Midterm Exams 2 60 Assignment 0 0 Application 0 0 Projects 0 0 Practice 0 0 Quiz 0 0 Percent of In-term Studies 60 Percentage of Final Exam to Total Score 40