( Mechanical engineering : Mechanics and dynamics )
Finite element analysis is based on the idea that a solution to any complex engineering problem can be reached
by subdividing the problem into smaller, more manageable elements.
Finite element analysis takes a complex problem and breaks it down into a finite number of simple problems.
Finite element analysis is a type of computer-based analysis which calculates variations of e.g. temperature
or stress in a body by dividing it into small parts with no spaces in between.
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