*For all engineers and students coming to finite element analysis or to ANSYS software for the first time, this powerful hands-on guide develops a detailed and confident understanding of using ANSYS's powerful engineering analysis tools.
*The best way to learn complex systems is by means of hands-on experience. With an innovative and clear tutorial based approach, this powerful book provides readers with a comprehensive introduction to all of the fundamental areas of engineering analysis they are likely to require either as part of their studies or in getting up to speed fast with the use of ANSYS software in working life.
*Opening with an introduction to the principles of the finite element method, the book then presents an overview of ANSYS technologies before moving on to cover key applications areas in detail.
Table of Contents :
Chapter 1 The Basics of the Finite Element method
Chapter 2 Overview of ANSYS structure and visual capabilities
Chapter 3 Application of ANSYS to stress analysis
Chapter 4 Application of ANSYS to mode analysis
Chapter 5 Application of ANSYS to fluid flow analysis
Chapter 6 Application of ANSYS to thermo mechanics
Chapter 7 Application of ANSYS to contact between machine elements.