Title

MDSolids: Software to Bridge the Gap Between Lectures and Homework in Mechanics of Materials

Abstract

Current educational software for the mechanics of materials course is typically presented as tutorials, worksheets, or basic analysis packages. A new software package, called MDSolids, presents an alternative to these types of products. MDSolids is conceived as a tool to help students solve and understand homework problems typically used in the mechanics of materials course. The software is versatile, graphic, informative, and very easy to use. MDSolids is being used at a number of schools around the world, and feedback from users has been uniformly positive and enthusiastic.

Department(s)

Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering

Keywords and Phrases

MDSolids; Software

Document Type

Article - Journal

Document Version

Citation

File Type

text

Language(s)

English

Rights

© 2000 Tempus Publications, All rights reserved.


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