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Engineering Fracture Mechanics (5144)


  • Fracture and fatigue of solids; stress intensity factors; stability of cracks; compliance and energy methods; plane stress, plane strain effects; crack propagation and arrest criteria. Prereq: 2020 (420) or 2040, and Math 2174, 2177, or 2415 (415); or Grad standing in Engineering. Not open to students with credit for 744. Units: 3 credit hours.


  • Mechanical Engineering (MECHENG)