Graduate Homework #1
ME 6093: Finite Element Analysis
Consider a cable of length L under tension T resting on an elastic foundation with a stiffness of k. A transverse force per unit length f ( x ) acts on the cable. The governing differential equation fo
Homework #3
ME 4093: Finite Element Analysis
1. The deection of a simply supported beam under a constant moment can be determined by
solving the following differential equation
EI
d2 y
Mo = 0,
dx2
y (0) = y ( H ) = 0
rewrite this equation in a weak form