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Course syllabus B1-MKP - Finite element method (FCE - WS 2020/2021)

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Slovak University of Technology in Bratislava
Course unit code:
Course unit title: Finite element method
Mode of delivery, planned learning activities and teaching methods:
2 hours weekly (on-site method)
2 hours weekly (on-site method)

Credits allocated: 5
Recommended semester/trimester: Mathematical and Computational Modeling - bachelor (compulsory), 5. semester
Level of study: 1.
Prerequisites for registration: passed Ordinary differential equations (B1-ODR) and passed Partial differential equations (B1-PDR) and passed Numerical solutions of differential equations (B1-NRDR)
Assesment methods:
Correctly elaborated all given tasks.
56 points on exam achieved.
Learning outcomes of the course unit:
Student will be familiar with theoretical and algorithmic aspects of the finite element method for solving ordinary and partial differential equations.
Course contents:
- The basic concept of the finite element method (FEM).
- Integral formulation of boundary value problems for ordinary and partial differential equations, Ritz-Raleigh and Galerkin method.
- Solution of boundary value problems by FEM.
- Approximation functions, numerical integration and computer realization of FEM.
- Solution of nonstationary problems by FEM.
Recommended or required reading:
REDDY, J N. An introduction to the finite element method. New York : McGraw-Hill, 1993. 684 p. ISBN 0-07-112799-2.
BRENNER, S C. -- SCOTT, L. The mathematical theory of finite element methods. New York : Springer Verlag, 2002. 361 p. ISBN 0-387-95451-1.
THOMÉE, V. Galerkin finite element methods for parabolic problems. Berlin : Springer Verlag, 1997. 302 p. ISBN 3-540-63236-0.

Language of instruction:
slovak or english
Courses evaluation:
Assessed students in total: 53

34,0 %
17,0 %
24,5 %
11,3 %
13,2 %
0 %
Name of lecturer(s):
prof. RNDr. Karol Mikula, DrSc. (examiner, instructor, lecturer, person responsible for course, tutor) - slovak, english
Ing. Mgr. Lukáš Tomek, PhD. (examiner, instructor, lecturer)
Last modification:
30. 3. 2020
prof. RNDr. Karol Mikula, DrSc. and programme supervisor

Last modification made by Ing. Marián Dubík on 03/30/2020.

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