Course syllabus 210513_IDP - Continuum Mechanics (FME - SS 2019/2020)Help

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University: Slovak University of Technology in Bratislava
Faculty: Faculty of Mechanical Engineering
Course unit code: 210513_IDP
Course unit title: Continuum Mechanics
Mode of delivery, planned learning activities and teaching methods:
lecture2 hours weekly (on-site method)
30 hours per semester of study (combined method)
seminar1 hour weekly (on-site method)

Credits allocated: 5
Recommended semester/trimester: Applied Mechanics and Mechatronics - master (semi-compulsory), 2. semester
Level of study: 2.
Prerequisites for registration: none
Assesment methods:
During the semester, the exercise is done by test.
Learning outcomes of the course unit:
Students obtain practical experiences of motion and equilibrium of gases, liquids and solid deformable bodies. Obtain an overview and practical experience from the use of tensor calculus to solve practical problems of engineering practice. You will learn the basic principles of constitutive equations for various types of linear and nonlinear problems.
Course contents:
• Basics of tensors calculus
• Tensors of first degree, their properties.
• The transformation tensors
• Tensors of second and third degree, their properties.
• Stress tensor and deformation tensor. The main axis and the main stress.
• Equation of motion, Equations of equilibrium.
• Constitutive equations.
• Bounded and unbounded thermoelasticity problems,
• Fundamentals of nonlinear continuum mechanics.
Recommended or required reading:
MURÍN, J. -- ÉLESZTÖS, P. MECHANIKA KONTINUA. Bratislava: ES SVŠT Bratislava, 1986.
GOODBODY, A. Cortesian Tensors. With Applications to Mechanics, Fluid Mechanics and Elasticity. Chichester : Ellis Horwood, 1982. 298 p.
SAOUMA, V E. Introduction to Continuum mechanics and Elements of Elasticity/ Structural Mechanics. Boulder: Department of Enviromental and Ar-chitectural Engineering, University of Colorado, 2002.

Language of instruction: slovak or english
Courses evaluation:
Assessed students in total: 181

32,0 %17,7 %17,7 %18,8 %13,3 %0,5 %
Name of lecturer(s): doc. Ing. Ladislav Écsi, PhD. (examiner, instructor, lecturer) - slovak, english
doc. Ing. Branislav Hučko, PhD. (examiner, instructor, lecturer, person responsible for course)
Last modification: 13. 6. 2019
Supervisor: doc. Ing. Branislav Hučko, PhD. and programme supervisor

Last modification made by Ing. Marianna Frajková on 06/13/2019.

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