CEE 576 - Nonlinear Finite Elements
Last offered Fall 2022
Nonlinear formulations in solid mechanics and nonlinear equation solving strategies; finite deformation (hyperelasticity) elastostatics and elastodynamics, semi-discrete weighted residual formulations, implicit and explicit time-stepping algorithms and stability analysis; theory of mixed finite element methods, strain-projection methods, and stabilized methods; mixed methods for nonlinear coupled-field problems. Course Information: Same as CSE 552. Prerequisite: CEE 471 or TAM 445; CEE 470 or ME 471.