308.120 Fracture 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.

2024S, LU, 2.0h, 2.0EC

Course evaluation

Properties

  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 2.0
  • Type: LU Laboratory Exercise
  • Format: Online

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to understand the most relevant mechanisms which occur during fracture mechanical failure of metallic and polymeric materials.Additionally, the students know the most relevant methods and standards for the fracture mechanical and fractographic evauation of samples.

Subject of course

Fracture Mechanical Testing Methods: K_Ic-Test, Essential Work of Fracture (EWF), Testing of Adhesives, Indentation Fracture Mechanics, Quantitative Fracture Surface Analysis Possibilities and Limits of the different methods

Teaching methods

(1) Introduction into theoretical concepts of fracture mechanics

(2) practical investigations with metalic and composite materials

(3) fractography using scanning electron microscopy

Mode of examination

Immanent

Additional information

Termine im SS 2023: 4 practical experiments: K_Ic; SEM;  indentation fracture mechanics, fibre composites

Lecturers

Institute

Course dates

DayTimeDateLocationDescription
Mon14:00 - 15:0004.03.2024GM 8/9 - Hörsaal des Internationalen Wiener Motorensymposiums preliminary meeting

Examination modalities

Each group submits four reports prepared by the group

Group dates

GroupDayTimeDateLocationDescription
Gruppe 1Mon09:00 - 12:0006.05.2024 Meeting point Seminarraum BE 4. StockIntroduction, AFM experiment Group 1
Gruppe 1Mon09:00 - 12:0027.05.2024 Lab GetreidemarktSEM group 1
Gruppe 1Mon09:00 - 12:0010.06.2024 Getreidemarkt, BF 02 C17Indentation fracture mechanics, group 1
Gruppe 1Mon09:00 - 12:0024.06.2024 Getreidemarkt, BF EG G12CFRP, group 1
Gruppe 2Mon13:00 - 16:0006.05.2024 Meeting point Seminarraum BE 4. StockIntroduction, AFM experiment Group 2
Gruppe 2Mon13:00 - 16:0027.05.2024 Lab GetreidemarktSEM group 2
Gruppe 2Mon13:00 - 16:0010.06.2024 Getreidemarkt, BF 02 C17Indentation Fracture Mechanics, group 2
Gruppe 2Mon13:00 - 16:0024.06.2024 Getreidemarkt, BF EG G12CFRP, group 2
Gruppe 3Tue09:00 - 12:0007.05.2024 Meeting point Seminarraum BE 4. StockIntroduction, AFM experiment Group 3
Gruppe 3Tue09:00 - 12:0028.05.2024 Lab GetreidemarktSEM group 3
Gruppe 3Tue09:00 - 12:0011.06.2024 Getreidemarkt, BF 02 C17Indentation fracture mechanics, group 3
Gruppe 3Tue09:00 - 12:0025.06.2024 Getreidemarkt, BF EG G12CFRP, group 3
Gruppe 4Tue13:00 - 16:0007.05.2024 Meeting point Seminarraum BE 4. StockIntroduction, AFM experiment Group 4
Gruppe 4Tue13:00 - 16:0028.05.2024 Lab GetreidemarktSEM group 4
Gruppe 4Tue13:00 - 16:0011.06.2024 Getreidemarkt, BF 02 C17Indentation fracture mechanics, group 4
Gruppe 4Tue13:00 - 16:0025.06.2024 Getreidemarkt, BF EG G12CFRP, group 4

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
06.03.2024 12:00 08.04.2024 16:00 18.04.2024 23:00

Registration modalities

Sign up for groups in TISS

Group Registration

GroupRegistration FromTo
Gruppe 106.03.2024 12:0020.03.2024 10:00
Gruppe 206.03.2024 12:0020.03.2024 10:00
Gruppe 306.03.2024 12:0020.03.2024 10:00
Gruppe 406.03.2024 12:0020.03.2024 12:00

Curricula

Study CodeObligationSemesterPrecon.Info
066 434 Materials Sciences Not specified
066 445 Mechanical Engineering Mandatory electiveSTEOP
Course requires the completion of the introductory and orientation phase
066 453 Biomedical Engineering Not specified
066 482 Mechanical Engineering - Management Mandatory electiveSTEOP
Course requires the completion of the introductory and orientation phase
066 658 Chemie und Technologie der Materialien Mandatory elective

Literature

Handouts available.

Language

German