I-Finite Elements

Course Code :2104FTIFIN
Study domain:Construction
Academic year:2019-2020
Semester:1st semester
Contact hours:36
Study load (hours):84
Contract restrictions: Exam contract not possible
Language of instruction:English
Exam period:exam in the 1st semester
Lecturer(s)Uwe Muehlich
Georgios Pipintakos
Ben Moins

3. Course contents *

12 hours theory
8  hours computer exercises
6  hours regular exercises

1.  FEM for one-dimensional linear boundary value problems
1.1 FEM for the elastic rod
    (Weak form, discretization, incorporation of  boundary conditions, FEM for truss structures)
1.2 FEM for Euler beam
2.  FEM for plane problems of linear elasticity
3.  FEM for non-linear boundary value problems focusing on a rod with non-linear material behaviour