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Department of Civil Engineering
CIVL 3121 - Class Presentations and Notes
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The following links allow you to view videos and download pdf versions of the class notes for CIVL 3121. Just click on the appropriate section of the notes, and download it to your local computer. Once you have a copy of the notes, you can view them in Adobe Acrobat Reader. The Acrobat Reader also will allow you to print out copies of the notes. If you have questions about this procedure, please get in touch with Dr. Camp.

 

Week 1 Overview (January 18-20)

Apply skills from CIVL 2131 for the analysis of statically determinant structures.

By the end of Week 1, students should be able to:
• Calculate support reaction for statically determinant structures.
• Calculate determinacy and stability of 2D beams and frames

Instructions:

  1. Read Chapters 1 and 2 in the textbook
  2. Review the classroom presentations:
    1. What is CIVL 3121? (slides)
    2. Introduction to structural analysis (slides)
    3. Introduction to the analysis of determinate structures (slides)
    4. MemFix4 video
    5. I-40 Bridge repair video
  3. Download the Example Problems Chapter 2a and work on the problems
  4. After you have attempted Example Problems 2a, we will work them in class
    videos: To be posted (TBP) 
    pdfs: TBP 
  5. Download the Example Problems Chapter 2b, and work on the problems
  6. After you have attempted Example Problems 2b, we will work them in class
    pdfs: TBP 
  7. Complete HWK #1 by 1/20/22
  8. Prepare for Quiz #1 on 1/25/2022

 


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Department of Civil Engineering | 104 Engineering Science Bldg | Memphis, TN 38152 | Phone: 901/678-2746 | Fax: 901/678-3026 | Last updated: 01/14/2022