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Course MAT-81-19-K-7

Scientific Computing in Solid Mechanics (2V, 4.5 LP)

Course Type

SWS Type Course Form CP (Effort) Presence-Time / Self-Study
2 V Lecture 4.5 CP 28 h 107 h
(2V) 4.5 CP 28 h 107 h


CP, Effort 4.5 CP = 135 h
Position of the semester 1 Sem. irreg.
Level [7] Master (Advanced)
Language [EN] English
+ further Lecturers of the department Mathematics
Area of study [MAT-TEMA] Industrial Mathematics
Livecycle-State [NORM] Active


Mathematical modelling, numerical methods and software for the following topics:
  • elastic bodies,
  • special cases of beams and plane strain/stress state,
  • finite element space discretisation,
  • specific time integration schemes.


  • D. Braess: Finite Elements,
  • P.G. Ciarlet: Mathematical Elasticity I,
  • T.J.R. Hughes: The Finite Element Method,
  • J. Marsden, T.J.R. Hughes: Mathematical Foundations of Elasticity.


Further literature will be announced in the lecture.

References to Course [MAT-81-19-K-7]

Module Name Context
[MAT-81-19-M-7] Scientific Computing in Solid Mechanics P: Obligatory 2V, 4.5 LP