575400: Elastic and Inelastic Analysis of Structures

3 hr/wk; 3 cr.

Prereq:. CE 44000.
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Syllabus

Overview of theory of structures including energy methods. Review of stiffness matrix and finite element analysis of structures. Structural modeling of large and complex systems. Computer implementation. Static condensation and substructuring. Semi-Rigid connections. Material nonlinearity. Plastic hinge method. Geometric nonlinearity. Flexible members and theory of large deformations.

 

 

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Last Updated on: 02/09/04
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