Credits: 5

Schedule: 27.10.2017 - 27.10.2017

Teaching Period (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 


Learning Outcomes (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Student knows the concepts and principles of the finite element method, is able to apply engineering paradigm in structure and machine modeling, derive the element contributions of the beam and plate models, build the equilibrium equations of structures from element contributions, and solve the equations for the nodal displacements and rotations.

Content (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Introduction to the finite element method. Displacement and stress analysis of machines and structures.

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-49.3300 Finite Element Method I

Prerequisites (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Basics of solid mechanics, linear algebra, and variation calculus

Grading Scale (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 


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