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ME6109J – Wave Propagation in Elastic Solids


Yanfeng Shen

Credits: 3 credits



Formulation and solution of the wave propagation problem in an unbounded isotropic medium. Study of the reflection-refraction, mode conversion problem at a plane interface. Discussion of Rayleigh, Love, and general surface waves. Wave propagation in a bounded isotropic medium. Simulation techniques of wave procedures using analytical implementations, finite element models, and finite difference technique. Engineering applications in Nondestructive Evaluation and Structural Health Monitoring.

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