ENGINEERING MECHANICS Syllabus NIT Warangal
Force and Moment vectors – Degree of freedom – Equilibrium equations- D’Alembert’s principle – Dynamic
equilibrium of a body- force systems in space – Friction – Analysis of pin jointed plane frames – Centroid and
Moment of Inertia – Kinematics and Kinetics of particles – Rectilinear and curvilinear motion – Principle of
work and energy – Impulse and momentum- Simple stress strain- Hooke’s law – Poisson’s ratio – Analysis of
axially loaded members.
1. J.L. Meriam and L.G. Kraige, Engineering Mechanics, 7th Edition, John Wiley & Sons, 2012.
2. Timoshenko and Young, Engineering Mechanics, 3rd Edition, McGraw Hill Publishers, 2006.
3. Gere and Timoshenko, Mechanics of Materials, 2nd Edition, CBS Publishers, 2011.