|Module code||MEE 781|
|Faculty||Faculty of Engineering, Built Environment and Information Technology|
Non-linear statics: Overview of non-linear effects: geometric, material and boundary conditions. Continuum mechanics: tensors, indicial notation, deformation gradients, stress and strain measures, transformations and rotations, stress-strain relationships, constitutive models. Principles of virtual work. Solution methods: direct iteration, Newton methods, incremental/iterative procedures. Lagrange engineering strains. Large displacement finite element analysis of continua: total Lagrangian formulation. Small strain plasticity: Additive decomposition, flow rule, hardening laws, continuum and consistent tangents.
|Contact time||21 contact hours per semester|
|Language of tuition||Module is presented in English|
|Department||Mechanical and Aeronautical Engineering|
|Period of presentation||Semester 1 or Semester 2|
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