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STUDY PLANS
2019/2020

Numerical Analysis of Structures

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132NAST Z,ZK 5 2P+2C
Lecturer:
Jan Zeman (guarantor)
Tutor:
Jan Zeman (guarantor)
Supervisor:
Department of Mechanics
Synopsis:

Overview of direct stiffness method of structural mechanics. Weak solution of one-dimensional elasticity equations. Galerkin method, principle of the Finite Element method. Steady state heat conduction in one dimension. Two-dimensional heat conduction problem, triangular finite elements. Two-dimensional elasticity problems. Thin beams. Convergence of FEM, error estimates.

Requirements:

no prerequisities

Syllabus of lectures:
Syllabus of tutorials:
Study Objective:

Students will understand all essential steps of FEM and will be able to apply it to the basic problems of structural mechanics and heat transfer problems. A basic understanding of FEM implementation principles will be ensured by MATLAB-oriented exercises.

Study materials:

[1] J. Fish and T. Belytschko: A First Course in Finite Elements, John Wiley & Sons, 2007

[2] P. Krysl: A Pragmatic Introduction to the Finite Element Method for Thermal and Stress Analysis, World Scientific Press, 2006

[3] Course webpage at http://mech.fsv.cvut.cz/~zemanj/index.php?id=teaching#nas

Note:
Time-table for winter semester 2019/2020:
06:00–08:0008:00–10:0010:00–12:0012:00–14:0014:00–16:0016:00–18:0018:00–20:0020:00–22:0022:00–24:00
Mon
Tue
roomTH:B-379

16:00–17:50
(lecture parallel1)
Thákurova 7 (FSv-budova A)
B379
roomTH:B-379

18:00–19:50
(lecture parallel1
parallel nr.101)

Thákurova 7 (FSv-budova A)
B379
Fri
Thu
Fri
Time-table for summer semester 2019/2020:
Time-table is not available yet
The course is a part of the following study plans:
Data valid to 2020-04-04
For updated information see http://bilakniha.cvut.cz/en/predmet4759206.html