301.063 Computer aided methods for dynamical systems
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2021W, VO, 2.0h, 2.0EC


  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 2.0
  • Type: VO Lecture
  • Format: Online

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to treat typical problems in the area of dynamical systems by using proper numerical methods and to interpret the obtained numerical results.

Subject of course

Application of basic numerical algorithms to problems occuring in mechanics and applied mathematics. Solution of linear and nonliear equations; Initial and boundary value problems for ordinary differential equations; Stability properties of solutions; Simulation of chaotic systems.

Teaching methods

Introduction into the mathematical and numerical problem statements, explanation of the introduced software packages.

Mode of examination




Course dates

Thu08:30 - 10:0007.10.2021 - 27.01.2022 Zoom meeting (LIVE)Lecture
Computer aided methods for dynamical systems - Single appointments
Thu07.10.202108:30 - 10:00 Zoom meetingLecture
Thu14.10.202108:30 - 10:00 Zoom meetingLecture
Thu21.10.202108:30 - 10:00 Zoom meetingLecture
Thu28.10.202108:30 - 10:00 Zoom meetingLecture
Thu04.11.202108:30 - 10:00 Zoom meetingLecture
Thu11.11.202108:30 - 10:00 Zoom meetingLecture
Thu18.11.202108:30 - 10:00 Zoom meetingLecture
Thu25.11.202108:30 - 10:00 Zoom meetingLecture
Thu02.12.202108:30 - 10:00 Zoom meetingLecture
Thu09.12.202108:30 - 10:00 Zoom meetingLecture
Thu16.12.202108:30 - 10:00 Zoom meetingLecture
Thu13.01.202208:30 - 10:00 Zoom meetingLecture
Thu20.01.202208:30 - 10:00 Zoom meetingLecture
Thu27.01.202208:30 - 10:00 Zoom meetingLecture

Examination modalities

Treatment of a problem using the presented methods.


Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
04.09.2021 23:59


Study CodeObligationSemesterPrecon.Info
066 445 Mechanical Engineering Mandatory electiveSTEOP
Course requires the completion of the introductory and orientation phase
066 482 Mechanical Engineering - Management Mandatory electiveSTEOP
Course requires the completion of the introductory and orientation phase


Skriptum wird in der Vorlesung verteilt und ist im Tuwelkurs verfügbar.

Previous knowledge

Matlab or Fortran programming skills