ESM 5134: Advanced Mechanics of Materials

Fall 2010
M,W,F: 12:20-1:10PM, Randolph 316, CRN: 96903

Virginia Tech
College of Engineering

INSTRUCTOR:Ronald D. Kriz, 300C Norris,, 231-4386
NOTE: Email is the best way to contact me
Office hours Wednesday 3-5pm, Norris 300C
Textbook Boresi, Schmidt: Advanced Mechanics of Materials, 6th Edition,
Information on reduced price digital textbook by Wiley
Prerequisite None
Letter Grades A:100-93 A-:92-90
B+:89-87 B:86-83 B-:82-80
C+:79-77 C:76-73 C-:72-70
D+:69-67 D:66-63 D-:62-60

Grade Breakdown: Assignments 20%, 2 Tests 50%, Final Exam 30%

Grades will be posted on Scholar

Two tests during class, dates/times TBA

Common time FINAL EXAM:

Date and Time TBA
Location To Be Announced (TBA)
Important Dates:
August 27, Last day to add classes and to add or drop audit option
October 1, Last day to drop without grade penalty
December 3, Last day to apply for course withdrawal

We have provided the following web links and downloadable files:

Engineering Science and Mechanics: 2204, Fall 2010

Any comments and suggestions about the material presented above contact
Ronald D. Kriz at
Virginia Tech
College of Engineering