Useful online authentic resources for Solid Mechanics, Strength of Materials, Structural Analysis or Theory of Structures

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Solid Mechanics course notes
Course notes by J. R. Rice for Introduction to the Mechanics of Solids, Harvard University, USA.

Moment Distribution Method
Lecturer notes by Professor Terje Haukaas, Department of Civil Engineering, University of British Columbia, Canada.

Mechanics of Structures Lecture notes
by Prof. Dr. Mulalo Doyoyo, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Department of Ocean Engineering, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Lecture notes of Structural Analysis from VSS University of Technology, Orissa (India)

Structural Analysis Reference Library Material properties, stress analysis formulas, reference tables, on-line manuals, and fastener analysis data for structural, mechanical, and aerospace

How Bridges Work Clear, concise explanations for various types of bridges with many illustrations and related links.

Static and Dynamic Structural Analysis of 3D Moment-Resisting Frames
Free software for static and dynamic analysis of 3D moment-resisting linear elastic structures. Written in K&R C. Source code includes: frame analysis

Bridges - Great Buildings Online
Great Buildings Online provides images and information on a selection of famous bridges world-wide.

Bridge Basics - A Spotter's Guide to Bridge Design Pictures, history, and structural explanations of many different types of trusses and bridges

Structural Analysis
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The Finite Element Method Site Free Finite Element CAD Software in Java that can be tested online. Software for 2D and 3D stress analysis, bending of beams and torsion studies.

For different sections including I-section and T-section.

Easy to use calculator for different loads on beams

A collection of illustrated solved examples in Structural Mechanics.

Calculate Bending moments for simply supported beams

Calculate the strength of reinforced concrete beams

Do you know what is shearing force and bending moment

#### Excellent Calculators

Stress Transformation Calculator
Calculate Principal Stress, Maximum shear stress and the their planes

To determine Absolute Max. B.M. due to moving loads.

Bending Moment Calculator
Calculate bending moment & shear force for simply supported beam

Moment of Inertia Calculator
Calculate moment of inertia of plane sections e.g. channel, angle, tee etc.

Reinforced Concrete Calculator
Calculate the strength of Reinforced concrete beam

Moment Distribution Calculator
Solving indeterminate beams

Deflection & Slope Calculator
Calculate deflection and slope of simply supported beam for many load cases

Fixed Beam Calculator
Calculation tool for beanding moment and shear force for Fixed Beam for many load cases

BM & SF Calculator for Cantilever
Calculate SF & BM for Cantilever

Deflection & Slope Calculator for Cantilever
For many load cases of Cantilever

Overhanging beam calculator
For SF & BM of many load cases of overhanging beam

Civil Engineering Quiz
Test your knowledge on different topics of Civil Engineering

Research Papers
Research Papers, Thesis and Dissertation

List of skyscrapers of the world
Containing Tall buildings worldwide

Forthcoming conferences
Containing List of civil engineering conferences, seminar and workshops

Profile of Civil Engineers
Get to know about distinguished Civil Engineers

Professional Societies
Worldwide Civil Engineers Professional Societies