EG3001 - Finite Element Analysis
|Student Contribution Band:
||School of Engineering (pre 2015)
Concepts and applications of finite element methods and continuum mechanics. Direct
method. Minimum total potential energy formulation. Weighted residual formulation.
Trusses. Axial members. One-dimensional elements. Two-dimensional elements. Isoprarametric
formulation. Shape functions. Numerical integration (Gaussian quadrature). Plane stress.
Plane strain. Three-dimensional elements. Shape functions.
- Learn the basics of finite element modelling;
- Apply the modelling technique to solve engineering problems.
||EG1002 AND EG1011 AND MA2000
Study Period 1
|Census Date 27-Mar-2014
||Dr Dave Holmes
||Dr Rory Gover.
- 65 hours - Lectures, tutorials, demonstrations, practicals, site visits and/or seminars. Refer
to Subject Outline for details.
||end of semester exam (50% - 70%); on-course assessment, some of which may be invigilated (30% - 50%).
Minor variations might occur due to the continuous Subject quality improvement process,
and in case
of minor variation(s) in assessment details, the Subject Outline represents the latest