Learning from Engineering Failures
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Who discovered buckling?

 
 
 

Objectives

The objectives of this activity are:

(1) To introduce a historical perspective into a technical engineering course. It is important that students recognize that knowledge has not been developed recently.

(2) To familiarize students with the use of sources written centuries ago.

(3) To improve the development of argumentation.

(4) To write a white paper.

 

 
 
 

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