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Expert Tips: Finite Element Method Basic 3


Continuing on to the third part of this multi-part blog, another option is a quadrilateral element. As always, let’s start with an example.

Expert Tips: Finite Element Method Basic 2


For the previous example, we can use high-order triangular elements. This element has six nodes per element and assumes the displacement is ...

Expert Tips: Finite Element Method Basic 1


The scary part of FEM is sometimes FEM gives wrong results without any error message. The analysis may be meaningless if an engineer cannot ...

Expert Tip: Prestressing Strands Profile with MCT Tool


The midas model is for a multi-channel prestressed girders bridge 30 ft span and 24.75 ft width. The bridge is composed of 9-channel prestre...

The Importance of Soil-Structure Interaction in midas Civil


Due to the peculiar site soil conditions, as the great deformation capacity of its clay layers, the effects of soil-structure interaction mu...