EM1101 Mechanics & Vectors

Objectives:

The course provides various mathematical concepts and analysis methods in vectors and mechanics in the engineering context.
 

Pre-requisite:

None
 

Credit Hours:

3
 

Contact Hours:

45 hours of Lectures
15 hours of Assignments/Tutorials
 

Course Marks

70%  Final Exam
30% Course Work
 

Text & References

    Murrary R Spiegel, “Schaum’s Outline of Vector Analysis”, McGrawHill
 

Description:

Vectors addition and multiplication, vector differentiation, gradient, divergence and curl, vector integration, force, center of gravity, force moment, Newton's laws of motion, work, power, conversation's law. Momentum.
 

Outlines

Vector addition, 
Vector multiplication, 
Vector differentiation, 
Gradient, Divergence, 
Curl, 
Vector integration, 
Force, 
Centre of gravity, 
Force moment, 
Newton’s law of motion, 
Work, 
Power, 
Conversion law, 
Momentum