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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: LamÃ©-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 |