228-0921/02 – Numerical modelling of civil engineering structures (VMK)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Structural MechanicsCredits10
Subject guarantorprof. Ing. Jiří Brožovský, Ph.D.Subject version guarantorprof. Ing. Jiří Brožovský, Ph.D.
Study levelpostgraduateRequirementCompulsory
YearSemesterwinter + summer
Study languageEnglish
Year of introduction2019/2020Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesFASTIntended for study typesDoctoral
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
BRO12 prof. Ing. Jiří Brožovský, Ph.D.
KON09 doc. Ing. Petr Konečný, Ph.D.
KRE13 prof. Ing. Martin Krejsa, Ph.D.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Examination 2+0
Part-time Examination 28+0

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

The main aim of the subject is to enhance ability of students in area of numerical modelling of advanced structural mechanics problems.

Teaching methods

Individual consultations


The subject extends student's knowledge in the area of an advanced finite element modelling of structures including non-linear problems of structurural mechanics. It includes data preparation, and understanding of obtained results.

Compulsory literature:

GERE, James M. a Stephen TIMOSHENKO. Mechanics of materials. 4th ed. Boston: PWS Pub Co., c1997. ISBN 978-0534934293. ZIENKIEWICZ, O. C.: The Finite Element Method in Engineering Science, MCGraw Hill, London, 1971

Recommended literature:

BUCHANAN, George R. Mechanics of materials. New York: Holt, Rinehart & Winston, 1988. BATHE, Klaus-Jürgen. a Edward L. WILSON. Numerical methods in finite element analysis. Englewood Cliffs, N.J.: Prentice-Hall, c1976. ISBN 978-0136271901.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

Oral exam in the form of defence of individual work.


Other requirements

No additional requirements.


Subject has no prerequisities.


Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

1. Structural mechanics - overview of methods. 2. Computational models, idealisation. 3. Modelling of boundary conditions. 4. Modelling of loads. 5. Possible problems, convergence. 6. Verifications of result, analytical solutions. 7. Constitutive modelling. 8. Large deformations. 9. Complex problems. 10. Experimental verification of results.

Conditions for subject completion

Part-time form (validity from: 2019/2020 Winter semester)
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Occurrence in study plans

Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.ZaměřeníFormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2021/2022 (P0732D260005) Civil Engineering K English Ostrava Compulsory study plan
2021/2022 (P0732D260005) Civil Engineering P English Ostrava Compulsory study plan
2020/2021 (P0732D260005) Civil Engineering P English Ostrava Compulsory study plan
2020/2021 (P0732D260005) Civil Engineering K English Ostrava Compulsory study plan
2019/2020 (P0732D260005) Civil Engineering P English Ostrava Compulsory study plan
2019/2020 (P0732D260005) Civil Engineering K English Ostrava Compulsory study plan

Occurrence in special blocks

Block nameAcademic yearForm of studyStudy language YearWSType of blockBlock owner
ECTS Ph.D. 2021/2022 Full-time English Choice-compulsory 200 - Faculty of Civil Engineering - Dean's Office stu. block