2014-2015 Undergraduate & Graduate Catalog
EGR 329 - Introduction to Finite Element Analysis
Main Topics: Modeling techniques, element technology, materials, loading, constraints and results post processing using commercial software. Emphasis: Element behavior, planning of analyses, errors, critique of FE results. Course project is design oriented. Applications: Mainly structural analyses and elementary treatment of heat transfer, fluid mechanics and dynamics. Offered winter and summer semesters. Prerequisite: EGR 309. Admitted to interdisciplinary or mechanical engineering major.