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202.051 Advanced Macro- & Micromechanics of Materials
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2023S, VO, 2.5h, 4.0EC, to be held in blocked form


  • Semester hours: 2.5
  • Credits: 4.0
  • Type: VO Lecture
  • Format: Presence

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to comprehend modern theories of advanced macro- & micromechanics of materials, up to a level which allows them to assign them to the solution of practical problemsin civil and bioengineering.

Subject of course

- fundamentals of continuum mechanics -- representative volume element - thermodynamics of porous continua - poroelasticity - poroplasticity - fundamentals of continuum micromechanics - applications in geo and bioengineering (e.g. tunneling, orthopaedics, wood engineering)

Teaching methods

Lecture at the blackboard; presentation of slide collection and selected scientific papers; open discussion with the students

Mode of examination

Written and oral

Additional information

At the beginning of the semester, a date survey is created in which students can enter their availability with regard to possible lecture dates.

In order to get access to the TUWEL course from the start of the semester, a non-binding electronic registration for the course "202. 051 Advanced Macro- & Micromechanics of Materials" in TISS is required.


This course can only be taken as elective of study


066658 (Chemistry and Technology of Materials).



Course dates

Wed11:00 - 13:0031.05.2023HS 13 Ernst Melan - RPL Vorlesung
Thu13:00 - 15:0001.06.2023Seminarraum AA 02 – 1 Vorlesung
Thu13:00 - 15:0015.06.2023Seminarraum AA 02 – 1 Vorlesung
Tue10:00 - 12:0020.06.2023Hörsaal 14 Vorlesung - entfällt
Thu10:00 - 12:0022.06.2023Hörsaal 15 Vorlesung
Course is held blocked

Examination modalities

written assignment and oral exam at the end of the semester

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
24.01.2023 08:00 30.03.2023 08:00 30.03.2023 08:00


Study CodeObligationSemesterPrecon.Info
066 434 Materials Sciences Not specified
066 434 Materials Sciences Not specified


No lecture notes are available.

Previous knowledge

advanced knowledge in applied mathematics and mechanics advisable