This is a simple assignment that your students can do at home, either as part of a remote course or an in-person course. Students make short (<5 minute) videos demonstrating an ASTM standard mechanical test (or other common mechanical test) using basic household materials. Learning Objectives Read and interpret ASTM standard specifications for mechanical tests. […]
The Spring 2020 semester at Cornell University was thrown into chaos by COVID-19. But we had a little more time to prepare for Summer 2020. In this video, I describe how we adapted our mechanics of materials lab activities for remote instruction.