Hiroshima University Syllabus

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Japanese
Academic Year 2020Year School/Graduate School School of Engineering
Lecture Code K5126010 Subject Classification Specialized Education
Subject Name 構造解析・設計
Subject Name
(Katakana)
コウゾウカイセキセッケイ
Subject Name in
English
Structural Analysis and Design
Instructor KITAMURA MITSURU
Instructor
(Katakana)
キタムラ ミツル
Campus Higashi-Hiroshima Semester/Term 3rd-Year,  Second Semester,  3Term
Days, Periods, and Classrooms (3T) Mon5-8:ENG 109
Lesson Style Lecture Lesson Style
【More Details】
Lecture 
Credits 2 Class Hours/Week   Language on Instruction B : Japanese/English
Course Level 3 : Undergraduate High-Intermediate
Course Area(Area) 25 : Science and Technology
Course Area(Discipline) 10 : Integrated Engineering
Eligible Students 3rd year
Keywords Finite Element Method, Structural Analysis 
Special Subject for Teacher Education   Special Subject  
Class Status
within Educational
Program
 
Criterion referenced
Evaluation
Program of Transportation Systems
(Knowledge and Understanding)
・The area of structural engineering: The ability to apply the technical knowledge on structural engineering to solve issue related with transportation equipment and coexistence with the environment
(Abilities and Skills)
・The area of structural engineering: The ability to apply the technical knowledge on structural engineering to solve issue related with transportation equipment and coexistence with the environment 
Class Objectives
/Class Outline
Finite Element Method is studied. 
Class Schedule lesson 1 Guidance and basic of Finite Element Method
lesson 2 Minimization total potential energy principle
lesson 3 Element stiffness matrix and force vector (1D truss problem)
lesson 4 Element stiffness matrix and force vector (1D truss problem)
lesson 5 Global stiffness matrix and force vector (1D truss problem)
lesson 6 Boundary condition and loading condition
lesson 7 Degree of freedom and coordinate transformation (2D truss problem)
lesson 8 Element stiffness matrix and force vector (2D truss problem)
lesson 9 Beam problems (Hermit element)
lesson 10 Beam problems (Hermit element & Iso-parametric element)
lesson 11 Beam problems (Iso-parametric element)
lesson 12 Midterm examination
lesson 13 FEM and design
lesson 14 FEM and design
lesson 15 FEM and design

Final examination 
Text/Reference
Books,etc.
It will be indicated in the first lesson. 
PC or AV used in
Class,etc.
Textbook and blackboard.
PC is used sometime. 
Suggestions on
Preparation and
Review
Study hard 
Requirements  
Grading Method Examination and final project 
Practical Experience  
Summary of Practical Experience and Class Contents based on it  
Message  
Other   
Please fill in the class improvement questionnaire which is carried out on all classes.
Instructors will reflect on your feedback and utilize the information for improving their teaching. 
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