Course: finite element method training lab

Course no. :n/a
ECTS credits:2.5
Lecturer(s):Prof. Dr.-Ing. A. Valdivia
Available: winter term summer term
Course type:Practical exercises
Exam type:Experimental study
Exam requirements:Knowledge of how to use an FEM program and of the basic steps in
setting up an FEM model.
Knowledge of the most important elements and criteria in choosing the proper ones.
Basic knowledge of stiffness matrices and shape functions.
Objectives:Knowledge of how to use an FEM program and of the basic steps in
setting up an FEM model.
Knowledge of the most important elements and criteria in choosing the proper ones.
Basic knowledge of stiffness matrices and shape functions.
Course contents:Basics of FEM modelling and theory.
Learning how to use an FEM program: geometry input, boundary conditions, loads.
Generation and interpretation of results.
Dynamic analysis of eigenfrequnecies and eigenvalues.
Adequate models for the problem.
Literature:Steinke, Peter: Finite-Elemente-Methode (2015)
available in modul:technical compulsory elective bachelor in semester 6