206.194 Basics of stochastic mechanics
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2019W, VU, 1.0h, 1.5EC, to be held in blocked form

Properties

  • Semester hours: 1.0
  • Credits: 1.5
  • Type: VU Lecture and Exercise

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to model and quantify the influence of stochastic uncertainties in structural mechanics (using analytical or numerical methods/software tools).

Subject of course

Random variables, random fields, elementary statistics, basics or reliability based structural design

Teaching methods

Explanation of technical contents, calculation of exercise examples, individual work on projects

Mode of examination

Immanent

Additional information

The course will be held as a block in January 2020. Lecture times are:

Wed, 15 Jan 2020, 9:15-12:30

Thu, 16 Jan 2020, 9:15-12:30

Fri, 17 Jan 2020, 9:15-12:30

Location: Seminar Room  208-01, Stiege 3, 2. Stock, Hauptgebäude

Lecturers

Institute

Examination modalities

Oral examination

Course registration

Not necessary

Curricula

Literature

Christian Bucher. Computational analysis of randomness in structural mechanics. Structures and Infrastructures Book Series, Vol. 3. Taylor & Francis, London, 2009.

Language

English