MEC E 687 - Introduction to Impact Dynamics of Materials

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Faculty of Engineering

Elastic waves, plastic waves, shock waves and stress wave propagation in solids. Low velocity impact on fibre composite materials and failure criteria. High velocity impact mechanisms and fracture criteria. Impact penetration mechanics. Dynamic deformation and fracture of materials. Prerequisite: MEC E 480 or consent of Instructor.