Course Schedule - Spring Semester 2020


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MECH 555 001 (CRN: 23841)


Department: Mechanical Engineering
Instructor: Tezduyar, Tayfun
Meeting: 9:25AM - 10:40AM TR (13-JAN-2020 - 24-APR-2020) 
Part of Term: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Lecture
Language of Instruction: Taught in English
Method of Instruction: Face to Face
Credit Hours: 3
Course Syllabus:
Course Materials: Rice Campus Store
Must be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Prerequisites: (MECH 454 OR BIOE 454 OR CEVE 454) OR (MECH 554 OR BIOE 554 OR CEVE 554)
Section Max Enrollment: 49
Section Enrolled: 3
Enrollment data as of: 17-JUN-2024 12:48PM
Additional Fees: None
Final Exam: GR Course-Dept Schedules Exam
Description: Components and challenges of fluid-structure interaction (FSI) computations. Finite element methods for flows with moving interfaces; space-time techniques. Fluid-structure interface projection techniques. Mesh moving and remeshing techniques. FSI coupling techniques for fluid, structure, and mesh equation blocks. FSI computation sequences. FSI contact algorithms, multiscale FSI, cardiovascular FSI, and parachute FSI.