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VM516 – Energy Methods in Solid Mechanics
Credits: 3 credits
Pre-requisites: Vm211 Introduction to Solid Mechanics and Vm311 Strength of Materials
Degree Program: Mechanical Engineering
Terms Offered: Fall
This class will introduce the derivation and applications of energy and variational methods in solid and structural mechanics. Illustrative examples cover topics in elasticity, dynamics, plasticity and stability. Applications to numerical methods are introduced.