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E M A 405: Practicum in Finite Elements

  • Catalog Description:
    Use of finite elements (FE) for solving practical problems in mechanics. Elementary theory of FE is discussed. A commercial computer program is used for applications. Major emphasis is on behavior of FE, modeling, and evaluation of results for correctness.
  • Credits: 3
  • Prerequisites: EMA 214, 303, 304, or 306; EMA 202 or 221; knowledge of elementary matrix algebra or consent of instructor
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