Automotive Engineering

Engineering Mathematics 2

Integrated course, 6.00 ECTS


Course content

Linear algebra (matrices, eigenvalues and eigenvectors, diagonalization of matrices, numerical methods in linear algebra), Ordinary Differential Equations (classes of ODEs, analytical and numerical solution of ODEs), coupled systems of ODEs (analytical and numerical solutions), integral transforms (Laplace and Fourier transform).

Learning outcomes

Deveopment of the ability to analyse and solve simple engineering and scientific problems by employing mathematical methods.

Recommended or required reading and other learning resources / tools

Standard literature - e.g.: Erwin Kreyszig, Advanced Engineering Mathematics, John Wiley & Sons, ISBN 0-471728977

Mode of delivery

Integrated course: lectures and tutorials in groups as well as an interdisciplinary project.

Prerequisites and co-requisites

Engineering Mathematics 1

Assessment methods and criteria

Written exam and continuous assessment of performance in tutorials and in the project.