CEE 306:
Computational Fracture Mechanics
Brief review continuum mechanics; energy principles of mechanics; introduction to fracture mechanics; constrained problems; advanced finite element concepts like mixed, assumed, and enhanced strain methods; computational fracture strategies like cohesive finite elements, embedded and extended finite element methods. Prerequisite: CEE 281 or equivalent.
Terms: alternate years, given next year

Units: 3

Grading: Letter or Credit/No Credit