Fem Applications In Civil Engineering (CV473)

Course Name: 

Fem Applications In Civil Engineering (CV473)




Programme Specific Electives (PSE)

Credits (L-T-P): 

(3-0-0) 3


Types of elements - Boundary value and initial value problems - Approximate methods - Principles and steps in Finite Element Analysis - Generalized and natural co-ordinates - Direct stiffness approach- Analysis of 2D Trusses, beams, and Plane frames. Introduction to continuum problems - Triangular elements for plane stress problems - Numerical Integration


1) T.R. Chandrupatla& Ashok D. Belegundu , Introduction to Finite Elements in Engg. - Prentice Hall. 2) O. C. Zienkiewicz and K Morgan, Finite Elements & Approximation, John Wiley & Sons.

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Prof. Subhash C. Yaragal,  Professor and Head
Department of Civil Engineering, NITK, Surathkal
P. O. Srinivasnagar, Mangalore - 575 025
Karnataka, India.

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