Finite Element Analysis
Overview of Finite Element Methods:
Basic concepts, Historical background and Engineering applications, Discretization, Interpolation or shape function, Basic element shapes, Approximation, and exact solutions, Derivation of characteristic matrices by a direct approach, Basic steps in finite element analysis.
Introduction to ANSYS Workbench/APDL:
Geometry creation, Meshing, Materials, Loads and boundary conditions, Solution, General post-processing
Classical Problems: Theory and Practice
|Static structural analysis: 1-D, 2-D, and 3-D problems Modal analysis: Free and forced vibration problems Thermal analysis: Conduction, Convection, Radiation and Mixed modes heat transfer problems Buckling analysis: Structural and thermal buckling problems. Contact problems: 2-D, and 3-D problems|