SG2128 Research Methodology in Engineering Mechanics 3.0 credits

Forskningsmetodik i teknisk mekanik

Some research supervisors from different areas of mechanics lecture on which methods are central in their respective area. Theory, numerical methods, and simulations should all be represented. Published works are studied with special attention to methodology.

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Content and learning outcomes

Course contents *

Some research supervisors from different areas of mechanics lecture on which methods are central in their respective area. Theory, numerical methods, and simulations should all be represented. Published works are studied with special attention to methodology.

Intended learning outcomes *

After the course the students should be familiar with a umber of concepts from the research methodologies that are used in mechanics. The student should also be able to identify which methodologies that have been applied in a given published work and report in writing about this. The student should also be able to identify deficiencies in the methodology if such are present.

Course Disposition

Mandatory presence at most lectures. Written and oral presentation of a project on some aspects of the course.

Literature and preparations

Specific prerequisites *

Higher studies in engineering mechanics.

Recommended prerequisites

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Literature

Hand out lecture notes.

Examination and completion

Grading scale *

P, F

Examination *

  • PRO1 - Project, 3.0 credits, Grading scale: P, F

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OLral presentation of written essay.

Opportunity to complete the requirements via supplementary examination

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Opportunity to raise an approved grade via renewed examination

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Examiner

Michael Liverts

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SCI/Mechanics

Main field of study *

Engineering Physics

Education cycle *

Second cycle

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Contact

Michael Liverts

Ethical approach *

  • All members of a group are responsible for the group's work.
  • In any assessment, every student shall honestly disclose any help received and sources used.
  • In an oral assessment, every student shall be able to present and answer questions about the entire assignment and solution.