The following material accompanies the MENG 421 lecture for April 30, 2004.

Lectures

- Stiffness matrix
- Beam problems Note: for all problems, use a W8 x 31 rolled shape, 100 inches long (per element)
- Last time, triangular load, one element
Cantt, Ansys | Ansys for Matlab

Triangular load, two elementsCantt2, Ansys

Triangular load, two elements, incorrect SFBEAM command AnsysAssignment due today:Simply supported beam 200 in. long, triangular load.Triang| Ansys

Ansys for Matlab

Four elements, but same length (200 in.) Triang4, Ansys- 2001 Exam 4 | Ansys

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