Six General Types of Stairs | Straight Run Stairs | L Stairs

Friday, October 29, 2010 15:25

There are six general types of stairs commonly used in residential construction:

Definition of Stair | Stair Case | Stringer

Sunday, October 24, 2010 11:45

“A Stair is a series of steps with or without landings or platforms, which is installed between two or more floors of a Continue Reading »

Viscosity | Ideal Fluids | Real Fluids

Saturday, October 23, 2010 8:41
Posted in category Fluid Mechanics 1

Viscosity is the internal resistance of the fluid layers against flow . Viscosity of a fluid is inversely proportional to Continue Reading »

Compressibility | Compressible Fluids | Incompressible Fluids

Saturday, October 23, 2010 8:12
Posted in category Fluid Mechanics 1

Compressibility may be defined as the ratio of change in volume of the fluid to the original volume . It can be mathematically expressed as Continue Reading »

Stress Strain Curve | Diagram of Stress Strain curve of a Typical Steel

Saturday, October 16, 2010 14:52
Posted in category Mechanics of Solids 1
Stress Strain Curve: During testing of a material sample, the stress–strain curve is a graphical representation of the relationship between stress, and strain, Continue Reading »

What is Stress | Yield stress | Compressive stress | Strain

Saturday, October 16, 2010 14:08
Posted in category Mechanics of Solids 1
Stress is a feeling that’s created when we react to particular events.Stress may refer to: Mechanical, Biological Continue Reading »

What is Solid Mechanics | Strength of Materials | Purpose of Studying SOM

Saturday, October 16, 2010 14:07
Posted in category Mechanics of Solids 1

Solid mechanics or Mechanics of solids

Solid mechanics or Mechanics of solids is the branch of Mechanics, Physics, Mathematics that concerns the behavior of solid Continue Reading »

Bar type structures | Plate type structures

Wednesday, October 13, 2010 23:56
Posted in category Theory of structures 1

Bar Type Structures: A structure whose cross sectional dimensions are negligibly small as compare to length, for example Continue Reading »

Classification of Structures depending upon joints

Monday, October 11, 2010 22:59
Posted in category Theory of structures 1

Rigid jointed structures : In rigid jointed structures members are subjected to shear forces, bending moment and Continue Reading »

Types of Joints | Rigid joints and Pin joints

Saturday, October 9, 2010 19:01
Posted in category Theory of structures 1

Rigid joints: These are the joints which are capable of transferring axial forces as well as moment. For example Joints Continue Reading »