Automotive Engineering

Applied Engineering Mathematics 1

Integrated course, 4.00 ECTS


Course content

Linear Systems (Advanced Linear Algebra and its application in Equilibrium and Dynamical Systems), Equilibrium Equations (Constraints and Lagrange Multipliers, Structures in Equilibrium, Electrical Networks), Equilibrium in the Continuous Case (Differential Equations of Equilibrium, Laplace's Equation and Potential Flow, Equilibrium of Fluids and Solids, Calculus of Variations), Numerical Methods.

Learning outcomes

The graduate students understand the cooperation between calculus and linear algebra and recognize the underlying pattern of applied mathematics.

Recommended or required reading and other learning resources / tools

Gilbert Strang, Introduction to Applied Mathematics, Wellesley-Cambridge Press, ISBN 0-9614088-0-4

Mode of delivery

4 ECTS Integrated course: lectures and tutorials

Prerequisites and co-requisites

Engineering Mathematics 1, 2, and 3

Assessment methods and criteria

Written exam