Course Catalog

Mechanics I (ENME 402)

Offered By:  Engineering and Materials Science Faculty

Course Prerequisites


The course is designed to introduce the engineering and material science students to the mechanics of particles and rigid bodies. Topics to be covered include: Vectors: notations, systems of vectors. Statics: systems of forces and equilibrium, weight and center of gravity, planar force systems, constraints of mechanical systems, internal forces and torques on beams, trusses, statics of cables, and Friction.