Description: This course is a practical approach to modeling the plastic behavior of materials. Topics include: physical models, index notion, elastic stress-strain relations, yield and failure criteria, perfectly plastic models, work hardening models, and integration of models into finite element software. Letter grade only. Course fee required.
Sections offered: Spring 2019
Prerequisite: (ME 365 or CENE 376) and MAT 239 with grades of C or better