Description: Practical approach to finite element analysis of solid mechanics and heat transfer problems; bar, beam, isoparametric, axisymmetric, shell, and two- and three-dimensional elements; modeling considerations; computer applications using state-of-the-art software. Co-convenes with ME 554. Letter grade only.
Sections offered: Spring 2021
Prerequisite: ((ME 365 or CENE 376) and MAT 239 with grades of C or better and ME Fdtnl GPA Milestone for ME majors)) or ((ME 365 or CENE 376) and MAT 239 with grades of C or better for non-ME majors))