MAR121 - Advanced Nonlinear Analysis using Marc and Patran

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The purpose of this course is to enhance the current Marc user's understanding of modeling nonlinear problems. Lectures are supported by hands-on modeling of nonlinear problems.
Length: 
3 days
Pre-requisites : 
MAR120 - Basic Nonlinear Analysis using Marc and Patran
Topics: 
  • Expand knowledge from MAR120 (Basic Nonlinear Analysis using Marc and Patran) course
  • Advanced subjects including:
    • Practical aspects of rubber simulation
    • Creep
    • Superplastic forming
    • Composite failure techniques
    • Advanced contact techniques
    • Adaptive meshing
    • User subroutines
    • Global/Local modeling
    • Heat transfer and thermal stress
    • Coupled Thermal/Structural analysis
    • Restarts
    • Performance
  • Workshop Problems
    • Experimental Curve Fitting Using Physical Test Data
    • Creep of Tube
    • Superplastic Forming of a Metal Container
    • Composite Progressive Failure Analysis using VCCT
    • Elastomeric Cylinder (Segment to Segment Contact)
    • Ship Bumper Contact Analysis
    • Global Remeshing
    • Local Adaptive Remeshing
    • Creep of a Tube (User Subroutine)
    • Heat Transfer (Conduction and Convection)
    • Coupled Analysis (Thermal / Structural)
    • Global – Local (Structural Zooming)
    • Restarts