Introduction Finite Element Method

Introduction Finite Element Method

By: Glen Peters (author), Niels Ottosen (author)Paperback

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Providing a systematic approach and simple introduction ot the finite element method, this self-contained book will enable the reader to obtain a clear understanding of the concepts involved in this traditionally complicated methodology.

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* Introduction. * Matrix Algebra. * Direct Approach. * Strong and Weak Formulations - One-dimensional Heat Flow. * Gradient - Gauss' Divergence Theorem - Green Theorem. * Strong and Weak Forms - Two-and Three-Dimensional Heat Flow. * Choice of Approximating Functions for the FE-method - Scalar Problems. * Choice of Weight Function - Weighted Residual Methods. * FE-formulation of One-Dimensional Heat Flow. * FE-formulation of Two-and-Three Dimensional Heat Flow. * Guidelines for Element Meshes and Global Nodal Numbering. * Stresses and Strains. * Linear Elasticity. * FE-formulation of Torsion and Non-circular Shafts. * Approximating Functions for the FE-method - Vector Problems. * FE-formulation of Three-and-Two Dimensional Elasticity. * FE-formulation of Beams. * FE-formulation of Plates. * Isoparametric Finite Elements. * Numerical Integration.

Product Details

  • publication date: 01/06/1992
  • ISBN13: 9780134738772
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 432
  • ID: 9780134738772
  • weight: 713
  • ISBN10: 0134738772

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