Virtual Torsion Lab Information
The final lab, lab 4, of Engrd 202 will be a "virtual" or on-line laboratory on torsion of circular and non-circular cross section shafts of aluminum, cast iron and turkey bone. The lab is web-based and may be found at the following URL:
The lab consists of narrated talks, videos of experiments, images of broken samples, data for several materials and sample sizes, and a lab manual.
The lab starts the week of April 7th. You should not go to the lab room at the scheduled time, but your lab report is due eight days after your scheduled lab 4 meeting. You should turn in a group report with the same partners as from lab 3.
All students are required to complete a short evaluation form, see the link titled "Give us your feedback." This link is password protected. The password and ID were emailed to you.
If you have questions about the web site, what you are supposed to do there, and the report please contact Peeyush Bhargava, firstname.lastname@example.org, 5-0824. If you have questions about the theory please contact your lab TA.
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