Summary of Direct Methods for Solving Discrete Systems. Basic Concepts in Variational Formulation of Boundary-value Problems. Ritz and Galerkin direct methods. Weak formulation of general boundary value problems. Finite element formulation of second and fourth-order boundary value problems. Applications to solid mechanics problems. Extension of the formulations to higher dimensional problems: elasticity problems. Isoparametric elements and numerical integration. Implementation of general purpose finite element computer programs.
Finite Element Method
- Middle East Technical University
- EE - Earthquake Engineering
- Spring 2016
- HALUK SUCUOĞLU, SINAN AKKAR, AHMET YAKUT
- Date (from - to):
- 01/02/2016 – 31/07/2016