ME309
Class#1, March 29, 2016
Immediately Important (March 29, 2016)
q On-line Survey: Coursework announcement (due TODAY @ 11:59pm).
Class list posted by 3pm on Wednesday
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Assignment 4 Due: 23 February 2017
ME309: Finite Elements in Mechanical Design
ME309
Assignment #4
FINAL PROJECT SELECTION
Please indicate by entering a 1 in the box corresponding to your name on this
ME309: Finite Elements in Mechanical Design
ME309
Assignment 3
OBJECTIVES:
Introduction to convergence issues and modeling approaches
Postprocessing procedures
Element selection
Experience with sh
Due Date: Jan, 26th, 2017
ME309: Finite Elements in Mechanical Design
ME309 Assignment #2
OBJECTIVES:
Inside view of a finite element code.
Exercise with structural stiffness matrix compilation.
In
Assignment 5 Due: 9 March 2017
ME309: Finite Elements in Mechanical Design
ME309
Assignment #5
OBJECTIVES:
Exercise theory and commercial finite element code to solve problems in heat transfer.
Exer
ME309
Class #6, April 14, 2016
Demo 3 on Friday, 3:30 in 550-200, Topic: Commands/Log Files
Recap:
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Class#6 (ME309), April 14, 2016
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Assign3. Problem 3.
Assign3. Problem 4.
Various mo
ME309
Class #8, April 21, 2016
TOPICS
Space FuncSons and SSness Matrics for CST, Q4, Q6 and other plane elements
ConSnuity between Elements
Healthy Element ConnecSons
COMING NEXT WEEK:
Stress
ME309
Class#2, March 31, 2016
Demo 1 on Friday, 3:30 in 550-200
Link 180, deec:ons, stresses, etc.
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1) Link (bar) element s:ness (review)
s
j
i
AE AE
L
L
uis = Fis
Fjs
u js
AE AE
ME309
Class#4, April 7, 2016
Demo 2 on Friday, 3:30 in 550-200
Meshing Approaches, Symmetry
1
1) A useful way to interpret s3ness matrix (S3ness approach)
k
k u F
11 12 1s = 1s ; (1.10.1)
k
ME309
Class #7, April 19, 2016
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Course
Modules[1]
Topic
Date
Assignments
Distribute
Due
15-Apr Demo#3 Session: Log file/Ansys command tutorial
Final Analysis
Project
4
19-Apr Plane problem int
ME309
Class #5, April 12, 2016
Demo 2 on Friday, 3:30 in 550-200
Meshing Approaches, Symmetry
1
FEEDBACK ON ASSIGNMENT 1:
Most of them did ne for assignment1. Couple points:
1. Signicant numbe
ME309 Assignment 1
Due January 19, 2017
Goal: Get everyone up-and-running on ANSYS
1) Did you complete Tutorial 0?
YES
NO
Are you choosing to run ANSYS APDL via the Corn server or on your own laptop?