RES.2-002 | Spring 2010 | Graduate

Finite Element Procedures for Solids and Structures

Nonlinear Analysis

Lecture 14: Solution of Nonlinear Dynamic Response II

Topics: Solution of nonlinear dynamic response II

  • Mode superposition analysis in nonlinear dynamics
  • Substructuring in nonlinear dynamics, a schematic example of a building on a flexible foundation
  • Study of analyses to demonstrate characteristics of procedures for nonlinear dynamic solutions
  • Example analysis: Wave propagation in a rod
  • Example analysis: Dynamic response of a three degree-of-freedom system using the central difference method
  • Example analysis: Ten-story tapered tower subjected to blast loading
  • Example analysis: Simple pendulum undergoing large displacements
  • Example analysis: Pipe whip solution
  • Example analysis: Control rod drive housing with lower support
  • Example analysis: Spherical cap under uniform pressure loading
  • Example analysis: Solution of fluid-structure interaction problem

Instructor: Klaus-Jürgen Bathe

Course Info

As Taught In
Spring 2010