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CIV_ENV 327-0: Finite Element Methods in Mechanics

Quarter Offered

Fall : TTH 12:30-1:50 ; Liu

Prerequisites

None

Description

Development of finite elements from variational principles and application to static stress analysis. Introduction to techniques for transient and generalized field problems.

Class Time:

3 hr/wk

textbook

Fish, Jacob and Belytschko Ted. A First Course in Finite Elements. 1st ed. Wiley, 2007.

ISBN 978-0470035801

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