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[Numerical Methods in continuum mechanics] - [2015 Sommer]

Module Code
MH09
Name
Numerical Methods in continuum mechanics
Credit Points
8 CP
Workload
240
Duration
1 semester
Cycle
0
Methods Lecture 4 h + Exercise course 2 h
Objectives Knowledge of the mathematical theory and of numerical approximation techniques for continuum mechanical problems
Content Models in continuum mechanics: Lamé-navier, Euler-, Navier-Stokes equations I. Finite elements for structural mechanics II. Finite elements for fluid mechanics: stokes-elements, inf-sup condition, stabilization techniques III. Numerical approximation of the discretized algebraic problems IV. Time discretization V. Fluid-structure-interactions
Learning outcomes Analytical and algorithmic skills, mathematical modeling, application of techniques from calculus and linear algebra, independent work on problem sets, presentation in tutorials
Prerequisites
Suggested previous knowledge Introduction to numerical mathematics [MA7],
partial differential equations [MC2],
numerical methods for partial differential equations [MH7],
functional analysis [MC3]
Assessments homeworks & presentation,
final exam (written or oral)
Literature will be announced
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