Course Syllabus

You will learn about

    1. Basic Concepts: FEA - Overview

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    2. Structural Analysis, FEA & Mesh - Introduction

    3. Types of Analyses - Implicit & Explicit Analysis

    4. Vertical Asymmetric Load Case - Theory

    5. SSS Method - Shoe Box Problem

    6. Shoe Box Problem - Example

    7. Shoe Box Problem - Solution

    8. Panels Problem - Task Explanation

    9. Panels Problem - Task Solution

    10. Quiz - Basic Concepts: FEA

    1. Basic Concepts: Material Science - Overview

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    2. Quiz - Stress / Strain Graphs

    3. Isotropic Material Models - Introduction

    4. Isotropic Material Models - Elastic Response

    5. Isotropic Material Models - Elastic-Perfectly Plastic Response

    6. Isotropic Material Models - Elastic-Plastic Response (w/ Hardening)

    7. Orthotropic Material Models - Introduction & Mechanical Properties

    8. Orthotropic Material Models - Composite Material Card Creation

    9. Orthotropic Material Models - Lay-Up Definition & Basic Check

    10. Orthotropic Material Models - Lay-Up Definition & Basic Check (Example)

    11. Orthotropic Material Models - Composite Failure Criteria

    12. Composite Failure Criteria - Practical Comparison

    13. Anisotropic Material Models - Honeycomb Modelling

    14. Honeycomb Modelling For Crashworthiness Applications - Part I

    15. Honeycomb Modelling For Crashworthiness Applications - Part II

    16. Laminate Theory Problem - Explanation

    17. Laminate Theory Problem - Theoretical Solution

    18. Laminate Theory Problem - Practical Solution

    19. Laminate Optimisation - Theory

    20. Laminate Optimisation - Practice (Part I)

    21. Laminate Optimisation - Practice (Part II)

    22. Laminate Optimisation - Practice (Part III)

    23. Quiz - Basic Concepts: Material Science

    1. Monocoque Modelling - Overview

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    2. Monocoque Modelling - Materials & Lay-Up

    3. Monocoque Modelling - Process

    4. Monocoque Modelling - Meshing

    5. Monocoque Modelling - Coordinates, Materials, Properties

    6. Material Orientation - Tub

    7. Material Orientation - Upper Structure

    8. Material Orientation - Floor

    9. Layup Creation - Tub

    10. Monocoque Modelling - Adhesives & Contacts

    1. Monocoque Analyses - Overview

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    2. Modal Analysis - Practice

    3. Typical Loading Scenarios - Introduction

    4. Typical Loading Scenarios - Inertie Relief I

    5. Typical Loading Scenarios - Inertia Relief II

    6. Typical Loading Scenarios - Frontal Crash Assessment I

    7. Typical Loading Scenarios - Frontal Crash Assessment II

    8. Torsional Stiffness - Theory

    9. Torsional Stiffness - Practice

    10. Torsional Stiffness - Example

    1. Impact Analysis (Crash) - Overview

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    2. Benchmark Problem - Introduction

    3. Benchmark Problem - Geomtery I

    4. Benchmark Problem - Geomtery II

    5. Benchmark Problem - Material & Properties

    6. Benchmark Problem - Contacts & Boundary Conditions

    7. Benchmark Problem - Output Blocks & Engine Keywords

    8. Benchmark Problem - Results

    9. Monocoque Impact Analysis - Introduction

    10. Crash Monocoque - Side Pole Impact

    11. Crash Monocoque - Roof Crash Resistance

About this course

  • Online & Self Paced
  • 10-12 Hours

Trainer

You will learn with

Ignacio Carranza

CAE Manager

Mechanical Engineer with a Master in Advanced Lightweight Structures and Impact and an Engineering Doctorate in Micro and Nano-Materials and Technologies. He has worked in companies like McLaren Automotive and Hyundai Motorsports, focusing on FEA and material characterisation for simulation.

Practical Information

Once you have completed the course you can count on...

  • Certificate of Successful Completion

  • 1 Year Access to Course Material

  • Join Alumni Network

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Great Course!

Philipp Link

Great tutor, great course and great simulation models. I did learn a lot and was able to understand a few quite complex topics better than before.

Great tutor, great course and great simulation models. I did learn a lot and was able to understand a few quite complex topics better than before.

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