Course Catalog - 2018-2019

     

CEVE 517 - FINITE ELEMENTS ANALYSIS

Long Title: FINITE ELEMENT ANALYSIS
Department: Civil & Environmental Engr
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Lecture
Credit Hours: 3
Prerequisite(s): (MATH 212 OR MATH 222) AND (CAAM 210 OR CAAM 211)
Description: An introduction to Galerkin's method and the method of least squares applied to partial differential equations. Computational considerations for efficient interpolation, numerical integration, solution and post-processing methods. Error estimation and adaptive finite element analysis. Requires the use of solid works for a student project and a supporting literature survey. Cross-list: MECH 517, Graduate/Undergraduate Equivalency: CEVE 417. Mutually Exclusive: Credit cannot be earned for both CEVE 517 and CEVE 417.