Computational Engineering Analysis

Learning outcomes

Upon successful completion of this module you will be able to: - Analyse structural, geotechnical and hydraulic problems using appropriate numerical methods. - Explain the fundamentals of finite element analysis for structural and geotechnical analysis. - Apply finite element analysis to a range of structural and geotechnical problems. - Estimate the errors involved in finite element analysis. - Discretise partial differential equations using the method of lines. - Explain and evaluate the errors made in numerical approximations of PDEs.

Assessments

This information is provided separately via the Student VLE System

Reading list

Module leaders

Dr Lorenzo Macorini