Course syllabus PSM - Computer Simulation (FFWT - 2018/2019 - post-graduate studies)

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Course code:
Course title in Czech: Computer Simulation
Course title in English:
Computer Simulation
Mode of completion and number of credits:
Exam (0 credits), Ph.D. commissional exam (0 credits)
Mode of delivery and timetabled classes:
full-time, 0/0 (hours of lectures per week / hours of seminars per week)
part-time, 0/0 (lectures per period / seminars per period)
Level of course:
master continuing; doctor
Course type: optional
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Course supervisor:
Course supervising department:
Faculty of Forestry and Wood Technology
Ing. Jan Tippner, Ph.D. (examiner, instructor, lecturer, supervisor, tutor)
Mgr. Ing. Miroslav Trcala, Ph.D. (examiner, instructor, lecturer, tutor)
Timetable in this semester:
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Aim of the course and learning outcomes:
Provide knowledge about advanced numerical methods from simple tasks to difficult coupled physical processes.
Course content:
Application of CAE in mechanics and thermodynamics. (allowance 2/2)
Introduction to numerical methods and FEM. (allowance 2/2)
3.Modelling of structural, thermodynamic and non-linear tasks. (allowance 2/2)
Implementation and interpretation of material models. (allowance 2/2)
Propabilistic modelling. (allowance 2/2)
6.Topology optimization. (allowance 2/2)
Design optimization. (allowance 2/2)
Fluid flow and basics of CFD. (allowance 2/2)
Solution of static mechanical problems. (allowance 2/2)
Solution of dynamic mechanical problems. (allowance 2/2)
Thermal analysis. (allowance 2/2)
Coupled field analysis. (allowance 2/2)
Learning activities and teaching methods:
Type of teaching method
Daily attendance
Combined form
24 h
0 h
24 h0 h
preparation for exam
20 h
0 h
elaboration and execution of projects20 h
0 h
88 h0 h
Assessment methods:
defence of project, oral exam
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Recomended reading and other learning resources:
Mechanika kontinua. 2nd ed. Praha: Academia, 2000. 799 p. ISBN 80-200-0772-5.
HEARMON, R. Úvod do teorie pružnosti anizotropních látek. Praha: SNTL, 1965. 139 p.
Finite element analysis: theory and application with ANSYS. 3rd ed. Upper Saddle River, N.J.: Pearson Prentice Hall, 861 p. ISBN 978-0-13-241651-1.
CHAMPION, E R. Finite Element Analysis in Manufacturing Engineering. New York: McGraw-Hill, 1992. 21 p. ISBN 0-07-010510-3.
Fundamentals of finite element analysis. Boston: McGraw-Hill, 494 p. ISBN 0-07-239536-2.
BOFFI, D. -- BREZZI, F. -- BOFFI, D. Mixed Finite Elements, Compatibility Conditions, and Applications : Lectures given at the C.I.M.E. Summer School held in Cetraro, Italy June 26--July 1, 2006.  Berlin, Heidelberg. 2008. ISBN 9783540783190. URL:
Multiphysics modelling with finite element methods. New Jersey ;: London :, 422 p. ISBN 9789812568434.
Process modelling and simulation with finite element methods. Singapore: World Scientific, 2004. 382 p. ISBN 981-238-793-5.
ZIENKIEWICZ, O. -- TAYLOR, R. The finite element method : Basic formulation and linear problems . Volume 1. 4th ed. London: McGraw-Hill, 1989. 648 p. ISBN 0-07-084174-8.
ZIENKIEWICZ, O. -- TAYLOR, R. The finite element method : Solid and fluid Mechanics, dynamics and non-linearity . Volume 2. 4th ed. Berkshire: McGraw-Hill, 1991. 807 p. ISBN 0-07-084175-6.
MADENCI, E. -- GUVEN, I. The finite element method and applications in engineering using ANSYS. New York: Springer, 2006. 686 p. ISBN 0-387-28289-0.
SONNTAG, R E. -- BORGNAKKE, C. -- WYLEN, G J V. Fundamentals of thermodynamics. 5th ed. New York: John Wiley & Sons, 1998. 783 p. ISBN 0-471-18361-X.
Composite Materials: Mechanical Behavior and Structural Analysis. New York: Springer Verlag, 1998. 645 p. ISBN 0-387-98426-7.
NAKASONE, Y. -- YOSHIMOTO, S. -- STOLARSKI, T A. Engineering analysis with ANSYS software. Amsterdam: Butterworth-Heinemann, 2006. 456 p. ISBN 0-7506-6875-X.
BERGAN, P G. -- BATHE, K. Finite element methods for nonlinear problems : peoceedings of the Europe-US symposium. Berlin: Springer Verlag, 1986. 817 p. ISBN 0-387-16226-7.
BATHE, K. Finite element procedures. Upper Saddle River: Prentice Hall, 1996. 1037 p. ISBN 0-13-301458-4.
TOPPING, B H V. Advances in finite element procedures and techniques. Edinburgh: Civil-Comp, 1998. 298 p. ISBN 0-948749-56-3.
TOPPING, B H V. Advances in computational structural mechanics. Edinburgh: Civil-comp press, 1998. 472 p. ISBN 0-948749-57-1.
TOPPING, B H V. Advances in finite element technology. Edinburgh: Civil-Comp, 1996. 453 p. ISBN 0948749415.
TOPPING, B H V. -- KUMAR, B. Developments in analysis and design using finite element methods. Edinburgh: Civil-Comp, 1999. 282 p. ISBN 0-948749-61-X.

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