The College of Engineering, Department of Mechanical Engineering will offer a new online course this Spring. EME 6553 - Structural Stability, taught by Pattabhi Sitaram, is concerned with the analysis of flexible members. Linear and nonlinear buckling of beams, beam columns, frames, arches, plates, and complicated structural systems. Post buckling behavior of steel structures. Energy and numerical methods to solution of buckling problems.
For more information see http://www.ltu.edu/ltuonline/spring2011.asp#EME