Welcome to ARCH 122

Introduction to Engineering Mechanics

This course gives the basic information about the principles of statics and strength. Force vectors, equivalent force systems, free body diagrams, support reactions, analysis of planar trusses, analysis of beams, shear force, bending moment and axial force diagrams, centroids and moment of inertia of sections, stress and strain, axial stress, shear stress, bending stress, combined stress effects.

AVAILABLE THIS SEMESTER

Building of the Week 14:

Centro Niemeyer by Oscar Niemeyer

http://www.dezeen.com/2011/03/24/centro-niemeyer-by-oscar-niemeyer/

Building of the Week 13:

Myzeil Shopping Mall by Studio Fuksas

http://thesuperslice.com/2012/06/11/myzeil-shopping-mall-studio-fuksas/

Building of the Week 12:

Louis Vuitton Museum by Frank Gehry

http://theonecentre.com/bar/snacks/louis-vuitton-museum-a-new-level-of-branded-art

Building of the Week 11:

Jubilee Church by Richard Meier

http://www.galinsky.com/buildings/jubilee/

Building of the Week 10:

Parasite Office by za bor architects

http://www.zabor.net/Parasite_office

Building of the Week 09:

San Francisco Airport by SOM

http://www.som.com/projects/san_francisco_international_airport__structural_engineering

Building of the Week 08:

Vitra Haus by Herzog & de Meuron Architects 

https://www.e-architect.co.uk/images/jpgs/germany/vitrahaus_showrooms_v260210_ib1.jpg

Building of the Week 07:

Gemma Private Observatory by Anmahian Winton Architects

https://www.archdaily.com/885875/gemma-observatory-anmahian-winton-architects

Building of the Week 06:

Nomad Nest by Kansas City Institute of Art Students

http://www.inhabitots.com/missouri-botanical-garden-hosts-treemendous-extreme-treehouses-exhibition/

Building of the Week 05:

Turning Torso by Santiago Calatrava

https://www.archdaily.com/771471/santiago-calatravas-turning-torso-wins-ctbuhs-10-year-award

Building of the Week 04:

Dulles Airport by Eero Saarinen

http://www.galinsky.com/buildings/dulles/index.htm

Building of the Week 03:

Stansted Airport by Foster and Partners

http://udis-tmc.blogspot.com.tr/2012/01/floating-roofs-7.html

Building of the Week 02: 

Federal Reserve Bank, Minneapolis 

http://www.pbase.com/mngatorguy/image/52977737

Building of the Week 01:

Haydar Aliyev Centre by Zaha Hadid

http://www.arkitera.com/proje/2926/haydar-aliyev-kultur-merkezi