CE 861. Finite Element Methods for Solid Mechanics. 3 Hours.

Stress analysis of 2-D and 3-D solids, plates, and shells by the finite element method. Element formulations and behavior with emphasis on the isoparametric concept. Computer modeling and interpretation of results. Introduction to material and geometric nonlinear analysis of solids. Prerequisite: CE 761 or equivalent. LEC.

Graduate Certificate in Structural Analysis

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...courses. Mandatory Courses: CE 761 Matrix Analysis of Framed Structures CE 861 Finite Element Methods...