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### MF7005 FINITE ELEMENT METHODS FOR MANUFACTURING ENGINEERING Syllabus | Anna University ME

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### Anna University Syllabus - Anna University ME Syllabus

MF7005 FINITE ELEMENT METHODS FOR MANUFACTURING ENGINEERING Syllabus | Anna University ME Manufacturing Engineering Second Semester Syllabus Regulation 2013. Below is the Anna University 2013 Regulation Syllabus for 2nd Semester for ME Manufacturing Engineering, Textbooks, Reference books, Exam portions, Question Bank, Previous year question papers, Model question papers, Class notes, Important 2 marks, 8 marks, 16 marks topics.
It is applicable for all students admitted in the Academic year 2013-2014 onwards for all its Affiliated institutions in Tamil Nadu.

### MF7005 FINITE ELEMENT METHODS FOR MANUFACTURING ENGINEERING L T P C 3 0 0 3

AIM:
 To impart knowledge in the area of finite element methods and its application in manufacturing.
OBJECTIVE:
 To study the fundamentals of one dimensional and two dimensional problems using FEA in
manufacturing.
UNIT I INTRODUCTION 6
Fundamentals – Initial, boundary and eigen value problems – weighted residual, Galerkin and
Rayleigh Ritz methods - Integration by parts – Basics of variational formulation – Polynomial and
Nodal approximation.
UNIT II ONE DIMENSIONAL ANALYSIS 10
Steps in FEM – Discretization. Interpolation, derivation of elements characteristic matrix, shape
function, assembly and imposition of boundary conditions-solution and post processing – One
dimensional analysis in solid mechanics and heat transfer.
UNIT III SHAPE FUNCTIONS AND HIGHER ORDER FORMULATIONS 10
Shape functions for one and two dimensional elements- Three noded triangular and four nodded
quadrilateral element Global and natural co-ordinates—Non linear analysis – Isoparametric elements
– Jacobian matrices and transformations – Basics of two dimensional, plane stress, plane strain and
axisymmetric analysis.
UNIT IV COMPUTER IMPLEMENTATION 9
Pre Processing, mesh generation, elements connecting, boundary conditions, input of material and
processing characteristics – Solution and post processing – Overview of application packages –
Development of code for one dimensional analysis and validation
UNIT V ANALYSIS OF PRODUCTION PROCESSES 10
FE analysis of metal casting – special considerations, latent heat incorporation, gap element – Time
stepping procedures – Crank – Nicholson algorithm – Prediction of grain structure – Basic concepts of
plasticity and fracture – Solid and flow formulation – small incremental deformation formulation –
Fracture criteria – FE analysis of metal cutting, chip separation criteria, incorporation of strain rate
dependency – FE analysis of welding.
TOTAL: 45 PERIODS
REFERENCES:
1. Reddy, J.N. An Introduction to the Finite Element Method, McGraw Hill,2005.
2. Rao, S.S., Finite Element method in engineering, Pergammon press, 2005.
3. Seshu P., Textbook of Finite Element Analysis, PHI Learning Pvt. Ltd, 2004.
4. Lewis R.W. Morgan, K, Thomas, H.R. and Seetharaman, K.N. The Finite Element Method in Heat
Transfer Analysis, John Wiley, 1994.
5. Bathe, K.J., Finite Element procedures in Engineering Analysis, 1990
6. Kobayashi,S, Soo-ik-Oh and Altan,T, Metal Forming and the Finite Element Methods, Oxford
University Press, 1989.
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