ENGR I1700 Finite Element Methods in Engineering

Equilibrium and variational formulations of finite element methods. Plane, axisymmetric, and shell elements. Isoparametric elements. Static and transient response of structures. Applications in potential flow, electrostatic, thermal conduction field problems, and diffusion equations. Students are expected to use available work stations.




MATH 39200, CE I5400, or home department advisor's approval.

Contact Hours

3 hr./wk.