Finite Element Analysis

Video Course for FEA Books

Video Course for FEA Books
July 25, 2015 No Comments »

After much deliberation I have finally decided to do Video course of my two Books. I am still thinking on where should I publish these videos (My own website or UDEMY). If you have any suggestions, send me an email Read More »

TutEF08-Add multiple materials to the command file

TutEF08-Add multiple materials to the command file
January 28, 2014 No Comments »

Let us look at how to add multiple materials in command file. Here we will re-use the command file that we created for 3D analysis. Let us assume that user has made two 3D mesh groups named “Guide” and “Weld” which ... Read More »

TutEF07-Add Stepping Function to command file

TutEF07-Add Stepping Function to command file
January 24, 2014 No Comments »

Let us look at how to add a stepping function to loads in command file. Here we will re-use the command file that we created for 3D analysis. We want to add another load to the analysis, force of 2000N ... Read More »

Efficient v0.0.5 for .comm file

Efficient v0.0.5 for .comm file
November 10, 2013 No Comments »

This is an older post.  To get the latest Efficient version go to http://engineering.moonish.biz/efficient/   Efficient has been updated to Version 0.0.5. To download the software Features of Version 0.0.5: User can open .comm files generated with Efficient V0.0.5 Changed Naming ... Read More »

QGC / Weir Water Transfer Piping and Pump Design

QGC / Weir Water Transfer Piping and Pump Design
November 4, 2013 No Comments »

Organisation: Sub Contractor to Hyder Designation: Senior Piping Engineer Project: QGC / Weir Water Transfer Piping and Pump Design Read More »

Efficient v0.0.4 for .comm file

Efficient v0.0.4 for .comm file
October 22, 2013 No Comments »

This is an older post.  To get the latest Efficient version go to http://engineering.moonish.biz/efficient/   Efficient has been updated to Version 0.0.4. To download the software Features of Version 0.0.4: Removed LIAISON_DDL for Boundary Conditions Added LIAISON_UNIF for Boundary Conditions Removed ... Read More »

Efficient v0.0.3 software for .comm file

Efficient v0.0.3 software for .comm file
October 14, 2013 No Comments »

This is an older post.  To get the latest Efficient version go to http://engineering.moonish.biz/efficient/   Efficient has been updated to Version 0.0.3. To download the software Features of Version 0.0.3: Added FACE_IMPO and LIAISON_DDL for Boundary Conditions Features to come in ... Read More »

Efficient v0.0.2 way of writing .comm file

Efficient v0.0.2 way of writing .comm file
October 8, 2013 No Comments »

This is an older post.  To get the latest Efficient version go to http://engineering.moonish.biz/efficient/   Efficient has been updated to Version 0.0.2 and now is more powerful wizard to create a .comm file that can be used for Finite Element Analysis. ... Read More »

MAK Underground Hotwater Piping

MAK Underground Hotwater Piping
July 1, 2013 No Comments »

Organisation: Sub Contractor to Worley Parsons Designation: Senior Piping Engineer Project: MAK Underground Hotwater Piping Stress Analysis Project Read More »

FEA of a Tank with a Hole

FEA of a Tank with a Hole
May 6, 2013 No Comments »

Finite Element Analysis (FEA) was carried out on client’s request to check stresses and strains generated in a 30m Diameter 10m High Carbon Steel tank As the stresses and strains for a 3m cut was neglegible, a further study was ... Read More »

FEA of Pressure Vessel Nozzle – Third Pass

FEA of Pressure Vessel Nozzle – Third Pass
April 22, 2013 No Comments »

This post is written after considering inputs from several helpful people around the world on linkedin and eng-tips forums.  This is also to help someone who has started new with Salome and Code_Aster to model the geometry, Hexahedral mesh it ... Read More »