The hole and patch should be commensurate.
— Thomas Jefferson

ME 3700


Class Schedule

Course Documents

Example Homework - your homework should be comparable to this in readability and clarity
Guide to Good Plotting Quick Reference - I expect your graphs, as any of your other work, to be of professional quality.
ABET Outcomes

PowerPoint Reference Demonstrations

Some of these powerpoints have audio recorded, so you can listen to/navigate explanations of different concepts.

Good Drafting Practices
Combined Stress
Stress Intensity Factors
Basic Fatigue
Goodman Diagram - Design Example
Fatigue - Design Example
Shaft Design

Supplemental Material/Technical Documentation

Strengths of Materials Recitation
NSK Bearing Catalog
DOT/FAA Materials Specifications Handbook


Useful links to software, tutorials and other pertinent information:

FreeMat - a free, Open-Source analysis environment
OpenModelica - a free, Open-Source object-oriented modeling environment
SciDavis - a free, Open-Source plotting/statistics environment