SE2129 Fracture Mechanics and Fatigue 9 hp
How to design against fracture and crack propagation with linear and non-linear fracture models. The course follows on a basic course in Solid Mechanics and a basic FEM course. It is given during the spring term.
See the KTH student directory for course objectives and course content. The KTH Social (require KTH log in) is used for course web-page with current information for course participants. The course program is updated for each new session but the program from spring 2013 (pdf 92 kB) is included here as an example.
The course SE2129 Fracture Mechanics and Fatigue is open and elective for students on all programs who have followed a basic course in solid mechanics (for instance SE1010, SE1020 or SE1055) and an FEM course (for instance SE1025).