MATH-6860-01: Finite Element Analysis

Spring 2014


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Announcement: Office hours: May 8, May 12 (1pm-2pm)
Course Information:
Instructor: Prof. Fengyan Li (Amos Eaton 332, x3201, lif@rpi.edu )
Lecture: Tuesdays and Fridays 10:00am-11:50am, LOW 3045
Office Hours: Tuesdays and Thursdays 1:00pm - 2:00pm

Course Objective:
Grading:
45%: Homework assignments
30%: Midterm exam (tentatively on March 7, 2014)
25%: Take-home final

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More About the Course: Syllabus
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Homework Assignments:
Homework 1: (1/28/14) [pdf], Due: 10am on 2/07/2014. Reference: [a direct algorithm] to solve an invertible tri-diagonal system;[latex for a data table].
Homework 2: (2/14/14) [pdf], Due: 10am on 2/28/2014 (note: change from Feb 21 due to weather and holiday). Comments & solutions
Midterm: [a scanned document].
Homework 3: (3/17/14) [pdf], Due: 10am on 3/28/2014 Reference solutions: (1), (2), (3), (4: definition), (4: analytical expression), (4: also for analytical expression).
Homework 4: (4/7/14) [pdf], Due: 10am on 4/18/2014 Reference solutions: (1), (2), (4-Codes), (4-Codes-Report).

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