Louisiana Tech University Logo

College of Engineering & Science - Louisiana Tech University


Industrial Engineering

Industrial Engineering - Mechanics and Materials Courses

201: STATICS. 0-2-2. Preq., Mathematics 220 or 231. (Not open to students who have had EM 211.) Systems of forces and couple; concept and fundamentals of static equilibrium, centroids, friction, and moment of inertia.

203: DYNAMICS. 0-3-3. Preq., Engineering Mechanics 201 or 211. Kinematics and kinetics of rectilinear, rotational, and plane motion. Moment of inertia of mass. Work and power. Principles of impulse and momentum. Su,F,W,Sp.

206: STATICS. 0-3-3. Preq., Mathematics 220. Mechanics of rigid bodies. Force systems. Fundamental concepts of static equilibrium. Centroids, moments of inertia and friction. F,W.

207: STRENGTH OF MATERIALS. 0-3-3. Preq., Engineering Mechanics 206. Mechanics of deformable bodies. Stresses and strains. Beam deflections. Column theory. Torsion. W,Sp.

211: STATICS. 0-3-3. Preq., Mathematics 231 or 220. Mechanics of rigid bodies. Resultants and equilibrium of force systems. Centroids, fluid statics, trusses, friction, and moments of inertia. Su,F,W,Sp.

301: MECHANICS OF MATERIALS. 0-2-2. Preq., Engineering Mechanics 201. Mechanics of deformable bodies. Stress and strain. Torsion and bending. Beams and columns.

311: MECHANICS OF MATERIALS. 0-3-3. Preq., Engineering Mechanics 211 and Mathematics 232. Mechanics of deformable bodies. Stress and strain,torsion,bending,deflection of beams and columns. Su,F,W,Sp.

321: ELEMENTARY FLUID MECHANICS. 0-3-3. Preq., Engineering Mechanics 203 and Mathematics 232. Properties of fluids, fluid statics. Basic hydrodynamics. Continuity, energy and impulse momentum equations. Steady flow in pipes and open channels. Fluid measurements. F.