Finite Element Analysis

Finite Element AnalysisHours: 2 1 3

Introduction, Direct Stiffness method, Variational methods/Weighted Residual methods, Formulation of equations for 1D and 2D elements, Shape Functions, Iso parametric formulation, FEA applications in Structural mechanics, Fluid mechanics and Heat transfer using commercial code.

Pre-requisites: NoneCo-requisites: None

Hours: XYZ where X = Lecture, Y = Lab, Z = Credit
All hours are per week.
3 Lab hours constitute 1 credit hour
1 credit hour implies 1 lecture of 50mins per academic week. 16 weeks in total.
Pre-Requisite courses are courses required to be completed before this course may be taken
Co-Requisite courses are courses required to be taken along with this course