Credits: 5

Schedule: 02.01.2018 - 14.02.2018

Teaching Period (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 


Learning Outcomes (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Student knows the basic analysis types of machines and structures and the role of the principle of virtual work in the analyses, is able to determine the vibration properties of beam structures, to find the critical load for buckling of a beam structure, to model a non-linear bar structure, and perform thermo-mechanical analyses of bar and thin-slab structures.

Content (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Vibration, stability, non-linear, and thermo-mechanical analyses of machines and structures by the Finite Element Method.

Assessment Methods and Criteria (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Lecture assignments 10%/50% of the maximal points is required

Home assignments 30%/50% of the maximal points is required

Examination 60%/40% of the maximal points is required

Workload (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Lectures and exercises 36h

Independent work 100h

Study Material (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Lecture and exercise material of the home page

Substitutes for Courses (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Kul-49.4100 Finite Element Method II

Prerequisites (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Basics of the finite element method, boundary/initial/eigenvalue problems, and numerical methods.

Grading Scale (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 


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