NIT Warangal Civil Engineering Syllabus STRENGTH OF MATERIALS
STRENGTH OF MATERIALS
Static determinacy and indeterminacy – Tension and Compression – Thermal Stresses – Elastic Constants –
Impact Loading – Strain Energy – Shear force and Bending Moment – Theory of Simple Bending – Flexural
shear stress distribution – Torsion of Circular Shafts – Deflection of Beams – Thin cylinders – Principal Planes
– Principal stresses and strains – Mohr’s Circle.
1. Gere and Timoshenko, Mechanics of Materials, 4th Edition, PWS Publishing Company, May 1997.
2. S. B. Junarkar and Dr. H. J. Shah, Mechanics of Structures, 27th Revised and Enlarged, Charotar
Publishing House, 2008.
3. T. D. Gunneswara Rao, Strength of Materials, 1st Edition, SMS Publishers, 2012.