An Introduction to the Finite Element Method – J. N. Reddy – 3rd Edition


An Introduction to , third edition is an update to one of the most popular FEM available. The retains its strong conceptual focus, clearly examining the mathematical of FEM, and providing a general approach to the application areas of .

Known for its detailed and exemplary examples of and a wide selection of homework problems, the author has extensively covered a wide range of engineering areas making the book appropriate for all engineering majors and underscores the wide range of FEMININE use in The professional world

Table of Contents

1 Introduction
2 Mathematical Preliminaries, Integral Formulations, and Variational Methods
3 Second-order Differential Equations in One Dimension: Finite Element Models
4 Second-order Differential Equations in One Dimension: Applications
5 Beams and Frames
6 Eigenvalue and Time-Dependent Problems
7 Computer Implementation
8 Single-Variable Problems in Two Dimensions
9 Interpolation Functions, Numerical Integration, and Modeling Considerations
10 Flows of Viscous Incompressible Fluids
11 Plane Elasticity
12 Bending of Elastic Plates
13 Computer Implementation of Two-Dimensional Problems
14 Prelude to Advanced Topics
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