EXPERIMENTAL STRENGTH OF MATERIALS

Course Information
TitleΠΕΙΡΑΜΑΤΙΚΗ ΑΝΤΟΧΗ ΥΛΙΚΩΝ / EXPERIMENTAL STRENGTH OF MATERIALS
Code215
FacultyEngineering
SchoolMechanical Engineering
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodWinter
CoordinatorChristos Salpistis
CommonNo
StatusActive
Course ID20000440

Programme of Study: UPS of School of Mechanical Engineering

Registered students: 44
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
Design and StructuresCompulsory Courses belonging to the selected specialization955

Class Information
Academic Year2014 – 2015
Class PeriodWinter
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours6
Class ID
20051744
Type of the Course
  • Scientific Area
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Digital Course Content
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
Learning Outcomes
Ability to evaluate the cause of a failure by observing the resulting morfology. Ability to measure the mechanical properties of materials and constructions. Ability to deduce the required boundary conditions necessary for modelling in FE software packages.
General Competences
  • Retrieve, analyse and synthesise data and information, with the use of necessary technologies
  • Make decisions
  • Work autonomously
  • Be critical and self-critical
Course Content (Syllabus)
Elongation, Bending and Torsional Stress of materials. Hardness measurements. Composite stresses- Strain gauges. Fatigue- Impact and Buckling. Non destructive tests -Photoelasticity. Ultrasound measurments
Keywords
Distractive and Non Destructive test procedures. Hardness testing, Strain Gauge usage. Photoelasticity
Educational Material Types
  • Notes
  • Book
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Laboratory Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Communication with Students
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Lectures411.4
Laboratory Work120.4
Tutorial
Written assigments120.4
Total652.2
Student Assessment
Description
Four (4) laboratory exercises accounting for 30% of the final grade and a final written examination accounting for 70% of the final grade. The laboratory exercises are obligatory. Each exercise has to be presented in report form and is examined orally. The grades from the exercises is added to the final grade only if the final written exam grade is greater than the basis of 3.5/7.
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Short Answer Questions (Formative, Summative)
  • Written Assignment (Summative)
  • Oral Exams (Formative, Summative)
  • Written Exam with Problem Solving (Formative, Summative)
  • Report (Summative)
Bibliography
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
Πειραματική αντοχή των υλικών, Πρασιανάκης Ι., Κουρκουλής Σ
Additional bibliography for study
"Πειραματική αντοχή" (Σημειώσεις) Χρ. Σαλπιστης
Last Update
21-09-2013