(CE En-Me En) Linear Finite Element Methods

(CE En-Me En) Linear Finite Element Methods
Linear static finite element analysis of elastic solids; problem formulation, finite element discretization, and equation solving; stability, interpolation theory, and error estimates. Introduction to underlying continuum mechanics principles. Isogeometric analysis as a generalization of classical finite element analysis; basic principles of analysis-suitable computational geometry.
 Hours3.0 Credit, 3.0 Lecture, 0.0 Lab
 PrerequisitesCE EN 321; or ME EN 372
 ProgramsContaining CE EN 507
Course Outcomes

Linear Finite Element Methods

By the end of this course students will be able to correctly apply linear finite element methods in their engineering profession.