Who is this class for: This class is aimed at the beginning graduate student, or the well-prepared undergraduate in engineering, mathematics or the physical sciences. A working knowledge of linear algebra (matrix-vector manipulations) is needed. Some exposure to partial differential equations would be very helpful. Experience with programming is a must. This could be Matlab or a language such as Fortran, C or Python.

Created by:  University of Michigan

  • Krishna Garikipati, Ph.D.

    Taught by:  Krishna Garikipati, Ph.D., Professor of Mechanical Engineering, College of Engineering - Professor of Mathematics, College of Literature, Science and the Arts

CommitmentYou should expect to watch about 3 hours of video lectures a week. Apart from the lectures, expect to put in between 3 and 5 hours a week.
Hardware ReqIt would be ideal if you have your own notebook/desktop computer to install the open-access code.
How To PassPass all graded assignments to complete the course.
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Rated 4.5 out of 5 of 97 ratings

thank you sir for giving this offering of this course

Well-structured course with high quality lectures and slides in Galerkin FEM for problems in physics. A 'Must Take' to every professional in computer-aided design for research and concept development.

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Great we can learn many things