NONLINEAR COMPUTATIONAL MECHANICS
Stampa
Anno immatricolazione
2015/2016
Anno offerta
2016/2017
Normativa
DM270
SSD
ICAR/08 (SCIENZA DELLE COSTRUZIONI)
Dipartimento
DIPARTIMENTO DI INGEGNERIA CIVILE E ARCHITETTURA
Corso di studio
INGEGNERIA CIVILE
Curriculum
STRUTTURISTICO
Anno di corso
Periodo didattico
Secondo Semestre (01/03/2017 - 09/06/2017)
Crediti
6
Ore
45 ore di attività frontale
Lingua insegnamento
English
Tipo esame
SCRITTO E ORALE CONGIUNTI
Docente
REALI ALESSANDRO (titolare) - 6 CFU
Prerequisiti
A good knowledge of the basic concepts given within the courses of Mechanics of Solids and Structures, Numerical Analysis, and Computational Mechanics is required.
Obiettivi formativi
This course aims at giving a concise introduction to the basic concepts of nonlinear mechanics of solids and at providing the basic ingredients to perform simulations of solid mechanics problems at large strains via the finite element method.
Programma e contenuti
Basics of nonlinear mechanics
Kinematics
Equilibrium
Hyperelastic constitutive laws
Elements of numerical analysis
Solution of nonlinear equations and systems
Matlab implementation of basic algorithms
Nonlinear finite elements
Basic concepts
Application to 1D rods at large strains (and Matlab implementation)
Application to 2D plane strain problems at large strains (and Matlab implementation)
Use of a commercial nonlinear finite element code
Metodi didattici
Blackboard lectures and Matlab-based hands-on tutorials.
Testi di riferimento
Suggested references are (among others):

J. Bonet, R.D. Wood. Nonlinear Continuum Mechanics for Finite Element Analysis. Cambridge University Press.

O.C. Zienkiewicz, R.L. Taylor, J.Z. Zhu. The Finite Element Method: Its Basis and Fundamentals. Elsevier.

O.C. Zienkiewicz, R.L. Taylor, J.Z. Zhu. The Finite Element Method for Solid and Structural Mechanics. Elsevier.

P. Wriggers. Nonlinear Finite Element Methods. Springer.

T.J.R. Hughes. The Finite Element Method: Linear Static and Dynamic Finite Element Analysis. Dover Publications.
Modalità verifica apprendimento
Homework evaluation + oral discussion
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