# REVISED 2012 Engineering Mechanics Mumbai University

## REVISED 2012 Engineering Mechanics Mumbai University

**Syllabus for Engineering Mechanics****Chapter 1****1.1 System of Coplanar forces:- **

Resultant of Concurrent forces, Parallel forces, Non Concurrent

Non Parallel system of forces, Moment of force about a point, Couples,

Varignon’s Theorem. Distributed Forces in plane. **1.2 Center of Gravity and Centroid** for plane Laminas.

**Chapter 2****2.1 Equilibrium of system of coplanar forces:- **

Condition of equilibrium for concurrent-forces, parallel forces and Non

concurrent Non Parallel general forces and Couples. **2.2 Types of support**, loads, Beams, Determination of reactions at supports

for various types of loads on beams. **2.3 Analysis of plane trusses** by using Method of joints and Method of

sections.(Excluding pin jointed frames)

**Chapter 3****3.1 Forces in space: Resultant of Non-coplanar force systems:** Resultant of Concurrent force

system, Parallel force system and Non-concurrent nonparallel force system**Equilibrium of Non-coplanar force systems:** Equilibrium of Concurrent force

system, Parallel force system and Non-concurrent nonparallel force system. **3.2 Friction: **

Introduction to Laws of friction, Cone of friction, Equilibrium of bodies on

inclined plane, Application to problems involving wedges, ladders.

**Chapter 4****4.1 Kinematics of Particle: **– Velocity & acceleration in terms of rectangular

co-ordinate system, Rectilinear motion, Motion along plane curved path,

Tangential & Normal component of acceleration, Motion curves (a-t, v-t, s-t

curves), Projectile motion, Relative velocities.

**Chapter 5****5.1 Kinematics of Rigid Bodies:**– Introduction to general plane motion,

Instantaneous center of rotation for the velocity, velocity diagrams for bodies

in plane motion, (up to 2 linkage mechanism)

**Chapter 6****6.1 Kinetics of a Particle: Force and Acceleration:-** Introduction to basic

concepts, D’Alemberts Principle, Equations of dynamic equilibrium, Newton’s

Second law of motion. **6.2 Kinetics of a Particle: **Work and Energy: -Principle of Work and

Energy, Law of Conservation of Energy. **6.3 Kinetics of a Particle: **Impulse and Momentum:-Principle of Linear

Impulse and Momentum. Law of Conservation of momentum. Impact and

collision.

**Recommended Books ***1. Engineering Mechanics by Hibblar, McMillan. 2. Engineering Mechanics by Beer& Johnson, Tata McGraw Hill 3. Engineering Mechanics by Merium, Wiley. 4. Engineering Mechanics by F. L. Singer, Harper & Raw Publication 5. Engineering Mechanics by Macklin & Nelson, Tata McGraw Hill 6. Engineering Mechanics by Shaum Series, 7. Engineering Mechanics by Tayal, Umesh Publication. *