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California State University, Long Beach

Construction Engineering Management (CECEM)

502. Finite Element Methods II (3)

  • Prerequisite: Consent of instructor.
  • Theory of finite element methods. Discretization of continuum, element stiffness matrices and direct stiffness formulation. Application to frame, plane stress and strain, plate and shell problems using SAP.
  • (Lecture-Problems 3 hours) Letter grade only (A-F).
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Civil Engineering (CE)

Construction Engineering Mgmt (CEM)

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