ME 461

M E (E MCH) 461 Finite Elements in Engineering (3)

An introductory course in the Finite Element Method (FEM). Through this course, students gain knowledge in finite element theory and problem modeling. The mathematical formulation of the method is presented. Problem sets are assigned using hand-calculations and computer programs such as Matlab. The use of commercial FEM software is introduced.

Fatigue and Fracture, and the finite element method

A summer course at the African University of Science and Technology, Abuja, Nigiria.