### Solving Indeterminate beam by Slope Deflection Equations

May 12, 2016

Statically indeterminate structures are those which can not be solved by using equations of static equilibrium alone. Displacement method and force method are commonly used […]

### Truss member forces by method of joints

April 12, 2016

Pin-jointed truss develop axial forces (tensile or compressive) in its members if the external forces are applied only at the joints. Determination of member forces […]

### Solving problem of propped cantilever

March 25, 2016

Propped cantilevers are indeterminate structures. To solve such structures compatibility equations are also required in addition to equations of equilibrium. The following link has an […]

### Calculator for Moment of Inertia

March 25, 2016

Moment of inertia is very important when we design structural members. It is a measure of resistance to deformation of a structure. An excellent online […]

### MIT Lecture notes on Structural Engineering Design

March 14, 2016

MIT open courseware is a great sources of online learning in higher education. The following link leads to lecture notes on Structural Engineering Design course […]

### Calculator for Deflection and slope of Simply Supported Beam

March 6, 2016

Slope and deflection are required to be calculated for beams and frames. We are presenting here an excellent calculator by which you can calculate slope […]

### MIT Engineering Mechanics -1 Lecture notes

March 5, 2016

MIT open courseware is a great sources of online learning in higher education. The following link leads to Engineering Mechanics lecture notes and other useful […]

### Moment Capacity of Reinforced Concrete beam

March 3, 2016

Calculation of nominal moment capacity of a singly reinforced concrete beam of rectangular section using Strength Design method as adopted by American Concrete Institute. This […]

### Moment distribution method for solving indeterminate beam

February 27, 2016

Solve the following indeterminate beam by using moment distribution method. Take EI as constant throughout the beam.       Moment distribution method was developed […]

### Bending Moment and Shear force Diagrm

February 24, 2016

Calculation of bending moment and shear force is very important for civil engineers. An excellent solved example for bending moment and shear force diagram for […]