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MaterialsProblem SolvingMechanical DesignFailure

Learner Career Outcomes

12%

started a new career after completing these courses

18%

got a tangible career benefit from this course

15%

got a pay increase or promotion

100% online

Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.

Flexible deadlines

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Intermediate Level

Approx. 20 hours to complete

Suggested: This class includes 5 weeks of study, 5-7 hours/week....

English

Subtitles: English

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1
4 hours to complete

Material Properties in Design

11 videos (Total 93 min), 4 readings, 2 quizzes
11 videos
Module 2: How to Succeed in this Course6m
Module 3: Strength7m
Module 4: Modulus of Elasticity - Introduction7m
Module 5: Modulus of Elastricity - Applications8m
Module 6: Ashby Plots7m
Module 7: Material Selection in Hip Implant12m
Module 8: Common Metals in Design9m
Module 9: Metal Designations and Processing9m
Module 10: Temperature Effects and Creep9m
Module 11: CTE mismatch12m
4 readings
Syllabus10m
Consent Form10m
Total Hip Replacement Surgical Process:10m
Get More from Georgia Tech10m
2 practice exercises
Complete prior to Module 4 - Modulus of Elasticity30m
Material Properties in Design1h
Week
2
6 hours to complete

Static Failure Theories - Part I

8 videos (Total 63 min), 10 readings, 1 quiz
8 videos
Module 13: Factor of Safety Example5m
Module 14: Axial and Torsional Stress Review8m
Module 15: Axial, and Torsional Stress Example6m
Module 16: Bending Stress Review6m
Module 17: Bending Stress Example9m
Module 18: Transverse Shear Review7m
Module 19: Transverse Shear Example7m
10 readings
Tip for Units 2 and 3: Equation Sheet10m
Example Problem Module 12 : Factor of Safety​1h
Solution Module 13: Factor of Safety10m
Example Problem Module 14: Axial and Torsional Stress1h
Solution Module 15: Axial and Torsional Stress10m
Example Problem Module 16: Bending Stress1h
Solution Module 17: Bending Stress10m
Example Problem Module 18: Transverse Shear1h
Solution Module 19: Tranverse Shear10m
Earn a Georgia Tech Certificate/Badge/CEUs10m
1 practice exercise
Pre-Quiz: Static Loading12m
Week
3
8 hours to complete

Static Failure Theories - Part II

9 videos (Total 81 min), 12 readings, 1 quiz
9 videos
Module 21: Stress Concentration Factors11m
Module 22: Static Failure Theories7m
Module 23: Distortion Energy Theory (von Mises Theory)7m
Module 24: Simple Example Distortion Energy Theory9m
Module 25: Complex Example Distortion Energy Theory10m
Module 26: Case Study - Static Load Analysis7m
Module 27: Brittle Coulomb Mohr Theory9m
Module 28: Brittle Coulomb Mohr Theory Example8m
12 readings
Worksheet 2: Stress Concentration Factor Practice Problems1h
Worksheet 2 Solution10m
Example Problem Module 2410m
Solution Module 25: Complex Example Distortion Energy Theory10m
Worksheet 3: Practice Problems: Distortion Energy Theory1h
Worksheet 3 Solution10m
Example Problem Module 27 Coulomb Mohr Theory1h
Solution Module 28: Brittle Coulomb Mohr Theory10m
Worksheet 4: Practice Problems: Coulomb Mohr Theory1h
Worksheet 4 Solution10m
Tips for preparing for Quiz 210m
Quiz 2 Solution10m
1 practice exercise
Static Failure1h
Week
4
6 hours to complete

Fatigue Failure - Part I

8 videos (Total 70 min), 10 readings, 1 quiz
8 videos
Module 30: Fatigue and the SN Curve10m
Module 31: Approximating the SN Curve8m
Module 32: Estimating the Endurance Limit12m
Module 33: Estimating the Endurance Limit - Example Problem6m
Module 34: Fatigue Stress Concentration Factors Part I8m
Module 35: Fatigue Stress Concentration Factors Part II5m
Module 36: Fatigue Fully Reversed Loading Example9m
10 readings
Worksheet 5: SN Curve Practice Problem​1h
Worksheet 5 Solution10m
Example Problem Module 32: Estimating Endurance Limit10m
Solution Module 33: Estimating the Endurance Limit10m
Worksheet 6: Endurance Limit​ Practice Problem1h
Worksheet 6 Solution10m
Worksheet 7: Fully Reversed Loading in Fatigue Practice Problems1h
Worksheet 7 Solution10m
Tips for preparing for Quiz 310m
Quiz 3 Solution10m
1 practice exercise
Fully Reversed Loading in Fatigue1h
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Top reviews from Machine Design Part I

By ZZFeb 17th 2017

The course was a concise and effective review of major concepts. The concepts were well explained and the lessons practical. I have a better understanding of fatigue failure as a result of this class.

By SGJun 12th 2017

Thank you so much. I liked your teaching style.You gave me a clear understanding about each and every topic covered in this course.I enjoyed the learning.Hope we will be in touch for further courses.

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Dr. Kathryn Wingate

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Woodruff School of Mechanical Engineering

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