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Mechanics and Materials

Course Code ROBO-240
Lecture hours per week 2
Lab hours per week 1
Course Availability: Open

A course on concepts of Forces (Tension, compression, Shear, bearing, Bending), Stresses and Strains due to applied loads and temperature changes, Shear Force Diagram, Bending Moment Diagram, Centre of Mass/Centre of gravity/Centroid and Properties of Metals. Students will be able to select the size and proper metal material to be used in building their Robot components.