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Techniques of finite elements by Bruce Irons

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Published by E. Horwood, Halsted Press in Chichester [Eng.], New York .
Written in English


  • Finite element method.,
  • Engineering mathematics.

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementBruce Irons and Sohrab Ahmad.
SeriesEllis Horwood series in engineering science
ContributionsAhmad, Sohrab, joint author.
LC ClassificationsTA347.F5 I76
The Physical Object
Pagination529 p. :
Number of Pages529
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4425396M
ISBN 100470268557
LC Control Number79040994

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Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Techniques of finite elements by Bruce Irons, , E. Horwood, Halsted Press edition, in EnglishCited by: What Every Engineer Should Know About Computational Techniques of Finite Element Analysis serves as a to-the-point guide to using or implementing FEA for both beginners and everyday users who must apply the finite element method to your daily work. The techniques can be easily executed in most available FEA software by: Abstract. Finite element equations for such truss members will be developed in this chapter. The one-dimensional element developed is commonly known as the truss element or bar elements are applicable for analysis of skeletal-type truss structural systems both in two-dimensional planes and in three-dimensional space. 'The book is written in a very traditional and straightforward style of theory and proof. The organization of the material makes it accessible for the reader to gain a foundational understanding of the topics This book provides a readable, concise introduction to finite elements. Summing Up: Recommended.' S. L. Sullivan Source: CHOICECited by: 6.