1. FEA Basics and Development of a 2D Link Element

  2. matplotlib Quick Ref

  3. reStructuredText Elements

    reStructuredText is a great markup language used in the Python world but can also be used for general text activities. It has more specificity in its design and has more functionality when compared to others in its class such as Markdown.

    It is the format for content for this website …

  4. Experimenting with ANSYS ACT in Mechanical

    Playing around with Python integration in ANSYS Mechanical.

  5. Zero Gravity Hinges - An Analysis of Microsoft's Surface Studio Hinge

    An analysis of Microsoft's Surface Studio hinge by reverse-engineering from published promotional video footage.

  6. Change of Basis and the Transformation Matrix

    Basics of transformation matrices

  7. Interpolating Logarithmic Plots for Fatigue Analysis

    Here we will develop some classes for interpolating general multi-linear fatigue curves using SciPy's interp1d.

  8. Principal Stresses in 3D

    When a stress element is characterized by its six stress components and these components are put in stress tensor form, the principal normal stresses are simply the eigenvalues of the stress tensor, and the principal planes are defined by the eigenvectors. This is easily computed using a mathematical program such …