MEM427_Lecture_1_Review_of_MoM

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MEM427 Introduction to Finite Element Method MEM427 Introduction to Finite Element Methods Chapter 1 Review of Mechanics of Materials 1 MEM427 Introduction to Finite Element Method COURSE OUTLINE •Rev iew of Mechanics of Materials, with emphasis on Energy Principles atrix Methods of Structural Analysis irect Formulation • Matrix Methods of Structural Analysis Direct Formulation • Formulation of Truss Element Based on Energy Principles •One dimensional Structural Elements (Axially Loaded Members, d F) Beams, and Frames) •Two Dimensional Plane Stress/Strain Elements • Isoparametric Elements and Numerical Integration •3 D Solid Elements, Plate and Shell Elements •Trans ient and Dynamic Analysis eat Transfer and Fluid Mechanics Heat Transfer and Fluid Mechanics •Convergence of Solutions, h Method versus p Method •Advanced Topics Chapter 1 Review of Mechanics of Materials 2 Commercial FEM packages used in this course: ANSYS, LS DYNA MEM427 Introduction to Finite Element Method COURSE AND LAB SCHEDULE (Subject to change) Wk Lectures Weekly Labs and Projects ate opics ate pics Date Topics Date Topics 19 / 2 0 R e v i e w of Mechanics of Materials 9/24 No Labs 29 / 2 7 T h e Direct Method (2 D Truss Elements) 10/1 Trusses (Command Line, File) 3 10/4 Energy Principles and Approximate Methods 10/8 Trusses (GUI) 4 10/11 Columbus Day (University Holiday) 10/15 No Labs 5 10/18 1 D Elements (Trusses, Beams, Frames) 10/22 Beams and Frames 6 10/25 2 D Plane Elements, Numerical Integration 10/29 2 D Plane Problems 7 11/1 3 D Solid Elements, Plate and Shell Elements 11/5 3 D Solids; Notepad Input / ynamic and Transient nalysis 1/1 atural requencies and Modes 8 11/8 Dynamic and Transient Analysis 11/12 Natural Frequencies and Modes 9 11/15 Mid term Examination 11/19 LS DYNA 10 11/22 Optimizations Weighted Residual Methods 11/26 Thanksgiving Break Chapter 1 Review of Mechanics of Materials 3 11 11/29 Advanced Topics 12/3 Term Project Presentations MEM427 Introduction to Finite Element Method ROUP TERM PROJECTS GROUP TERM PROJECTS Students will form teams of 4 members to work on group term jt Th it f t projects. The requirements for group term projects are: A written proposal (20%; two page limit, due Friday, November 22) Title page with names of members of the team roject description Project description Approach Deliverables final report (40%; 10 age limit plus appendices; due Friday A final report (40%; 10 page limit plus appendices; due Friday, December 3) A final presentation (40%, 15 minutes, on Friday, December 3) Chapter 1 Review of Mechanics of Materials 4

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MEM427 Introduction to Finite Element Method OURSE OBJECTIVES COURSE OBJECTIVES •Learn theories of finite element methods ain hands n E analysis experiences •Gain hands on FE analysis experiences using commercial FE codes GRADING omework assignments 0% •Homework assignments 20% •Mid term examination 30% eekly in ass labs 0% •Weekly in class labs 10% •Weekly projects 20% roup term project 0%
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## This note was uploaded on 11/14/2010 for the course MEM 427 taught by Professor Tein-mintan during the Fall '10 term at Drexel.

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