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.

  • Education cycle

    Second cycle
  • Main field of study

    Engineering Physics
  • Grading scale

    P, F

Course offerings

Autumn 18 TTEMM for programme students

Autumn 18 Doktorand for single courses students

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 main content

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.

Disposition

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

Eligibility

Higher studies in engineering mechanics.

Literature

Hand out lecture notes.

Examination

  • PRO1 - Project, 3.0, grading scale: P, F

OLral presentation of written essay.

Offered by

SCI/Mechanics

Contact

Michael Liverts

Examiner

Michael Liverts <liverts@kth.se>

Version

Course syllabus valid from: Autumn 2010.
Examination information valid from: Autumn 2010.