
Uppsala University
Department of Information Technology
Scientific Computing 
Finite Element Methods
20121030 
Finite Element Methods
(http://www.it.uu.se/edu/course/homepage/fem/ht12)
Schedule HT 2012
For a less detailed version, see here. In case of differences, that version is official and takes precedence over this one.
Chapter references below refer to the course book (MGL).
The links below to solved exercises provide suggested solutions to
an old version of the book and are provided here for
reference. If time permits and when appropriate, new solutions
will be made available.
Date 
Place 
Time 
Class 
Topics 
30/10  P2245  1315 
Lecture 1 
Introduction, Chap. 1 pp. 18 
31/10  P1146  1012 
Lecture 2 
Chap. 1 pp. 920 
1/11  P2244  0810 
Exercise 1 
Chap. 1 problems 
5/11  P2244  1517 
Lecture 3 
Chap. 2 pp. 2533 
6/11  P2245  1315 
Lecture 4 
Chap. 2 pp. 3344 
8/11  P6111  1012 
Exercise 2 
Chap. 2 problems 
9/11  P2315D  1012 
Lab 1 
Finite element method in 1D

13/11  P2245  1315 
Lecture 5 
Chap. 3 pp. 4761 
14/11  P2215  0810 
Lecture 6 
Chap. 3 pp. 6170 
15/11  P2245  1315 
Exercise 3 
Chap. 3 problems 
19/11  P2214  1315 
Lecture 7 
Chap. 4 pp. 7379 
22/11  P2244  1012 
Lecture 8 
Chap. 4 pp. 79110 
23/11  P2145  1012 
Exercise 4, Midcourse evaluation 
Chap. 4 problems 
26/11  P2315D  0810 
Lab 2 
Finite element method in 2D

27/11  P2245  1315 
Lecture 9 
Chap. 5 pp. 115124

29/11  P2214  0810 
Lecture 10 
Chap. 5 pp. 124143 
30/11  P2245  1012 
Exercise 5 
Chap. 5 problems, extra problems with solutions External Lecture: Martin Nilsson, COMSOL AB

4/12  P2214  1315 
Lecture 11 
Chapter 4+5 repetition

5/12  P2245  0810 
Lecture 12 
Exam problems 
7/12  P2315D  1012 
Lab 3 
Comsol Multiphysics

11/12  P2214  1315 
Exercise 6 
Repetition 
14/12   
Exam 

