Course Description

This course deals with basic fundamentals of continuum mechanics with applications to elasticity, visco-elasticity, plasticity, and fluid mechanics with an introduction to continuum damage mechanics.


  • To equip the student with fundamental principals of continuum mechanics and how they could be used to derive constitutive relations and response of materials subjected to loads.
  • To introduce the students to continuum damage mechanics
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CIV 8107 Continuum Mechanics DOC PDF PS