This course provides an initiation to the computation of structures by means of a finite elements software.

Contents:

- Introduction, examples
- Some elements about the Finite Element Method (FEM)
- Step by step approach for simulation in CAD
- Managing simulation with different software packages
- Data structuring : an example from Zset
- Thermo-Elasticity
- Non linear problems in solids mechanics
- Sensitivity to simulation parameters, mesh convergence

- Enseignant: Barbe Fabrice
- Enseignant: Bilyk Artem
- Enseignant: Philippe David