228-0214 – Alghoritmisation of engineering computations (AIV)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Structural Mechanics
Subject guarantorprof. Ing. Martin Krejsa, Ph.D.
Study levelundergraduate or graduate
Subject version
Version codeYear of introductionYear of cancellationCredits
228-0214/01 2010/2011 2012/2013 5
228-0214/02 2010/2011 5

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

Subject is focused on: • mastering the use of Matlab for creation of engineering computations, • mastering and application of basic numerical analysis methods in building mechanics tasks, • learning more about programming and creation of algorithms.

Teaching methods



The course focuses on use of IT in engineering tasks, attention being also paid to more detailed theoretical knowledge of building mechanics. It is required to have user IT knowledge, to work with table processors and to know basics of numerical mathematics and programming.

Compulsory literature:

1. Sauer T., Numerical Analysis. George Mason University. Pearson Education, Inc., 2006. (669 s). ISBN 0-321-26898-9. 2. Valentine, D.T., Essential MATLAB for Engineers and Scientists, Elsevier, ISBN: 978-0-12-374883-6, 2010. 3. Attaway, S., MATLAB - A Practical Introduction to Programming and Problem Solving, Elsevier, ISBN 978-0-12-385081-2, 2012.

Recommended literature:

1. Wirth, N., Algorithms & Data Structures. Prentice-Hall, 1986. 2. Hiebeler, R.C., Structural Analysis, Sixth Edition,2006. ISBN 0-13-147089-2. 3. Ralston, A., Rabinowitz, P., A First Course in Numerical Analysis: Second Edition, 1978. Republished by Dover, Mineola, NY, 2001. 4. Conte, S.D., de Boor, C., Elementary Numerical Analysis – An Algorithmic Approach, Third Edition, 1980. ISBN 0-07-012447-7.


Subject codeAbbreviationTitleRequirement
228-0203 SSKII Statics of Building Structures II Recommended
228-0211 PPII Elasticity and plasticity II Recommended
714-0268 BcM3 Mathematics III Recommended


Subject has no co-requisities.