Leave a Comment

L    T    P    C
3     0     0    3

General field problems in engineering – Modelling – Discrete and continuous models –
Characteristics – Difficulties involved in solution – The relevance and place of the finite
element method – Historical comments – Basic concept of FEM – Boundary and initial
value problems – Gradient and divergence theorems – Functionals – Variational calculus
–  Variational  formulation  of  VBPS  –  The  method  of  weighted  residuals  –  The  Ritz

    PROBLEMS                                                                                               9
One  dimensional  second  order  equations  –  Discretisation  of  domain  into  elements  –
Generalised  coordinates  approach  –  Derivation  of  elements  equations  –  Assembly  of
elements  equations  –  Imposition  of  boundary  conditions  –  Solution  of  equations  –
Cholesky method – Post processing – Extension of the method to fourth order equations
and their solutions – Time dependant problems and their solutions – Example from heat
transfer fluid flow and solid mechanics.

UNIT III        FINITE    ELEMENT    ANALYSIS    OF    TWO    DIMENSIONAL               
              PROBLEMS                                                                                               9
Second  order  equation  involving  a  scalar  –  Valued  function  –  Model  equation  –
Variational  formulation  –  Finite  element  formulation  through  generalised  coordinates
approach  –  Triangular  elements  and  quadrilateral  elements  –  Convergence  criteria  for
chosen models – Interpolation functions – Elements matrices and vectors – Assembly of
element matrices – Boundary conditions – Solution techniques.

UNIT IV        ISOPARAMETRIC ELEMENTS AND FORMULATION                   9                      
Natural  coordinates  in  1,  2  and  3  dimensions  –  Use  of  area  coordinates  for  triangular
elements  in  –  Two  dimensional  problems  –  Isoparametric  elements  in  1,2  and  3
dimensional  –  Largrangean  and  serendipity  elements  –  Formulations  of  elements
equations in one and two dimensions  –Numerical integration.

    DIMENSIONALS                                                                                      9
Equations of elasticity – Plane elasticity problems – Axisymmetric problems in elasticity
– Bending of elastic plates – Time dependent problems in elasticity – Heat – Transfer in
two dimensions – Incompressible fluid flow.
  Total: 45 TEXT BOOKS
1.        Chandrupatla,  T.R.  and  Belegundu,  A.D.,  “Introduction  to  Finite  Element  in
Engineering”, 3rd Edition, Prentice Hall, 2003.
2.        Rao, S.S.,  “The Finite Element Method in Engineering”, Pergaman Press, 2003.

1.         Reddy, J.N., “An Introduction to Finite Element Method”, McGraw-Hill, 1985.
2.         Desai,  C.S.  and  Abel,  J.F.,  “Introduction  to  the  Finite  Element  Method”,
Affiliated East West Press, 1972.
Next PostNewer Post Previous PostOlder Post Home
Post a Comment
Floating Facebook Widget
Floating Facebook Widget

Join us on Facebook

Please wait..20 SecondsCancel


Recent Posts


3ds Max Tutorial and Tips Abstract Advance Civil Engineering Project Title Advanced Hydraulics Video Lecture Advanced Structural Analysis Video Lecture Anna University Exam Materials Anna University Result Anna University Tirubhirappalli regulation 2008 civil engineering syllabus Articles Astronomie Presentation AutoCAD AutoCAD Project Files AUTOCAD 2015 64 32 BITS INSTALLATION TUTORIAL AutoCad Tutorial Autodesk 3ds Max 2013 Video Tutorial Autodesk Revit Tutorials Bachelor of Engineering in Civil Engineering Basic Weights Basics of Surveying Bridge Builder Game Building Collapse during Construction: Case Study Building Construction Building Technology Burji khalifa construction calculate materials required for concrete Chennai Anna University Chennai Metro Rail Construction Photo CIVIL CORE COMPANIES LIST Civil Engineer Tshirt Civil Engineering Softwares civil engineering Android Apps civil engineering article Civil Engineering Books Civil Engineering GATE question paper Civil engineering Interview Questions Civil Engineering Job Sites civil engineering jobs Civil Engineering Project Civil Engineering Project & Seminar Topic Civil Engineering Project Titles Civil Engineering Questions and Answers CIVIL ENGINEERING SYLLBUS Civil Engineering Universities In USA civil engineering workshop Civil Software code Collection of Bridges Companies in Chennai Concrete Projects Competition Construction & Real estate companies in bangalore Construction Materials Prices Informations In Tamil Nadu Cost Estimation Excel Sheet Deemed Universities In Tamilnadu Design and Construction of Driven Pile Foundations DESIGN FEATURES OF JAMMU- UDHAMPUR- SRINAGAR- BARAMULLA RAIL LINK PROJECT Design Mix Design of Structures Design Works Dictionary of Civil Engineering Dictionary of Engineering Did u know? Differences between a Resume and a CV Documents Required For Home Loan Easy To Convert Effect of Curing Conditions on Strength of Fly ash-based Self-Compacting Geopolymer Concrete Elevators for Buildings Engineer Tips Engineering Quotes Excel Sheets Extimate Xcel Sheet Famous Project Finite Element Analysis Video Lecture Formwork Types for Building Construction Foundation Free Ebook Free Ebooks and Notes FREE STRUCTURAL SOFTWARE GATE Gate Civil Engineering Previous Year Question Papers General Questions for All Engineers Geotechnical Engineering Glossary of Road Design and Construction Terms Government Jobs after Civil Engineering GPA CALCUTOR ANNA UNIVERSITY CHENNAI CIVIL REGULAR AND LATERAL ENTRY Green Building GREEN BUILDINGS High Rise Building Demolition - Bottom Up Method Highway Engineering Hollow Core Slab How does the height of building calculated? How to Choose the Best Structural Engineering Colleges How to Write an Abstract? How to Write and Publish an Academic Research Paper 101 Tips IIT Colleges in India Indian Engineering Service(IES) 2014 Civil Engineering Indian Engineering Services(IES) Indian Engineering Services(IES) Previous Question Papers For Civil Engineering Installation procedure to STAAD Pro 7 and staad pro v8i International Bridge Conference (IBC) 2014 Interview Tips IS Codes for Cement and Concrete IS codes used for Clay and Stabilized Soil products for Construction Leading Builders In Bangalore Learn Vasthu Sasthram Tips About Vastu Licensed Surveyor LIST OF INDIAN STANDARDS CODE BOOKS relevant to the Civil Engineering work List Of India’s Top Super Expressways List of UK's Top Contractors LOW COST CONSTRUCTION MATERIAL PAPERCRETE PROJECT PAPER Making Your CV Effective Measures and Conversion Factors Mining Process MS Project 2007 Training DVD MS PROJECT FOR CONSTRUCTION SCHEDULERS Multi Storey Structural Steel Structure Nano technology in Civil Engineering Overview AutoCAD 2015 Palm Islands PAPER ON GIS AND REMOTE SENSING Paper Presentation Paper Presentation - Tips (Civil Engineering Papers) Paper Presentation Abstract PERSONAL QUALITIES Plumbing Pipes Prefrabricated building Notes Preparation of Papers in Two-Column Format for the IEEE Principles of Plastering qestion bank RCC Design Handbook Remote Sensing and GIS Report Format site works Research Publications Salary in Dubai For Civil Engineer Sap2000 Tutorial Manual Scholarship in Civil Engineering shoping mall Smart Building Materials Software and Design Program Software Serial Number Soil Dynamic Video Lecture SSC JUNIOR ENGINEER SSC Junior Engineer Exam Syllabus 2014 Staad Pro Tutorial Stages of Building Construction StairCase Collection Standard Schedule Of Rates Book In Tamil Nadu Stochastic Hydrology Video Lecture Story of civil engineer Structural Design Structural Dynamics Video Lecture Structural Engineer's Pocket Book Structural Notes structural standard details Tallest Buildings in India TANCET TANCET ENTRANCE TEST Tekla Structure Complete Tutorial (DVD) The buildings which can beat Tallest Building in the world Thermal Insulation System for walls Top 10 Top 10 Interior Designers in Mumbai Top 200 Construction Companies in the world Top 5 Structural Design Softwares Top 50 Colleges in Hyderabad - Civil Top cement producing countries Top Construction Companies in Europe Top Construction Companies in India Top Construction Companies in US Top Public Engineering Universities in India 2014 Top Real Estate companies in Gulf Top Real Estate Companies in India Top Ten Civil Engineering Colleges in the World Top Ten Construction Failures Top Ten Famous Civil Engineer Toposheet Transparent Concrete Vastu tips for a House Voided Slab bubble deck technology WASTE MANAGEMENT – BITUMEN BLOCKS (PROJECT PAPER) Water Wastewate Engineering video Lecture What does a site engineer do? What is Tekla Structures? Wonderful Package for Airport Engineering World Top Universities For Civil Engineering World's Biggest 10 Construction Projects World’s Top Construction Companies ▶ Autodesk Revit Tutorials