|Variational Methods in Mechanics||Hours: 3 0 3|
The Euler-Lagrange equation, Ritzâ€™s method, boundary conditions, continuity conditions, Galerkinâ€™s method, minimizing sequence, transformation in variational problems, elasticity, Castglianoâ€™s theorem, and eigen values, the finite element method, general use of Lagrange multiplier.
|Pre-requisites: None||Co-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