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CAE 532 - Analysis of Plates and Shells

Course Title: 

Analysis of Plates and Shells

Course Description: 

Exact and approximate stress analysis of elastic, isotropic plates of various shapes acted upon by forces in their plane, as well as transverse forces. Stability of plates with various edge conditions, orthotropic plates, elastically supported plates and simple cylinders. Approximate methods such as finite differences, finite elements and the methods of Ritz and Galerkin.

Credit: 

(4-0-4)

Prerequisite: 

[(CAE 503 with min. grade of C)]

Corequisite: 

None