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 454. Cross-listed with BE 554. Letter grade only.
Sections offered: Spring 2020
Prerequisite: (ME 365 or CENE 376) and MAT 239 with grades of C or better in each