Coursebooks

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Advanced continuum mechanics

CIVIL-422

Lecturer(s) :

Language:

English

Withdrawal

It is not allowed to withdraw from this subject after the registration deadline.

Remark

pas donné en 2019-20 -This is and advanced continuum mechanics class, taught in an inverted class. A small group of students (max. 15) will read class material at home and come with questions to class

Summary

Reading class of classic text book of Lawrence Malvern "Introduction to the Mechanics of a Continuous Medium". A special emphasis will be put on advanced topics, including finite kinematics, and non-linear material behavior. Applications will cover both solids and structures fluid mechanics.

Content

The whole bok of Malvern will be covered

Learning Prerequisites

Required courses

Introduction to continuum mechanics

Teaching methods

Inverted class

Class discussion

Expected student activities

Reading of a textbook. Solve weekly exercises

Assessment methods

Oral exam :

30 min of preparation for two exercises and discussion of these exercises on board for 30 min.

Resources

Bibliography

Lawrence Malvern, "Introduction to the mechanics of a continuum medium".

Ressources en bibliothèque
Moodle Link

In the programs

Reference week

 MoTuWeThFr
8-9     
9-10     
10-11     
11-12     
12-13     
13-14     
14-15     
15-16     
16-17     
17-18     
18-19     
19-20     
20-21     
21-22     
 
      Lecture
      Exercise, TP
      Project, other

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