[ 245MECHKMEK20 ] KV Continuum mechanics

Workload Education level Study areas Responsible person Hours per week Coordinating university
3 ECTS B3 - Bachelor's programme 3. year Mechatronics Michael Krommer 2 hpw Johannes Kepler University Linz
Detailed information
Original study plan Bachelor's programme Mechanical Engineering 2020W
Objectives Learning the basics of kinematics and statics of continuous bodies; understanding the phenomenological description of the material behavior of solid continuous bodies; ability to solve problems of continuum mechanics of solids with numerical methods
Subject Kinematics and statics of deformable solid bodies (deformation gradient, strain, velocity gradient, stress); principle of virtual work and balance relations; constitutive relations; reversible constitutive processes (elasticity, thermo-elasticity, electro-elasticity); irreversible constitutive processes (viscoelasticity, elasto-plasticity, ferroelectricity)
Criteria for evaluation Written and / or oral exam
Methods Lecture notes, blackboard & slides
Language German
Study material J. Bonet & R. D. Wood: Nonlinear Continuum Mechanics for Finite Element Analysis
Changing subject? No
On-site course
Maximum number of participants 35
Assignment procedure Assignment according to priority