Croatia, Split

FDEM Application in Engineering

when 5 September 2016 - 9 September 2016
language English
duration 1 week
credits 2 ECTS
fee EUR 300

Application of Finite Discrete Element Method (FDEM) in engineering provides start-up for the practical use of Y-2D numerical program based on FDEM method in engineering.


The motivation for conducting this course arises from the fact that knowledge of basics of FDEM is an essential skill for numerical modelling of discontinuum problems. The course will provide participants with skills to learn about FDEM application in reinforced concrete and masonry structures and about the limitations and further development of FDEM by parallelization approach.

Course leader

Ph. D. Hrvoje Smoljanović M. Civ. Eng,
Associate Professor at the University of Split, Faculty of Civil Engineering , Architecture and Geodesy, Department for Theory of Structures, Split, Croatia.

Ph. D. Nikolina Živaljić M. Civ. Eng.
Associate Profe

Target group

bachelor students, master students, PhD students, young researchers, professional

Course aim

The course will provide participants with skills to learn about FDEM application in reinforced concrete and masonry structures and about the limitations and further development of FDEM by parallelization approach.

Credits info

2 ECTS
2 ECTS (European Credit Transfer System)

Fee info

EUR 300: To apply for Split Summer School 2016, please use online registration system (click here). Registrations will be open until 20th of June.

After submitting your registration, you will hear from our coordinators confirmation of your registration. Upon your payment, you will receive an admission letter which confirms your enrollment. Split Summer School holds the rights not to offer courses where final number of applicants is fewer than 10. If that case occurs, applicants will be informed and offered to change their course to alternate one. Since our capacities are limited, admission list is ordered by reception time. Final class schedule will be known after 1st of June, which is deadline for payment.
EUR 180: Every participant will get discount voucher for accommodation in nearby, newly built student dormitory at popular prices due to agreement between dormitory and hosting faculty. Accommodation includes room and breakfast. Separate registration is needed for reservation of accommodation, which is done via email to dormitory (more detail in email from coordinators) and are open until 4th of July. Accommodation options are: shared twin room and single room. In case of shared twin room, applicants can choose flat mate (see forum discussion for finding flat mate) or flat mate will be randomly assigned among other students. Optionally, students can be accompanied by one other person, who isn’t taking any classes at Split Summer School. Accompanying person is paying accommodation expenses. For shared twin room price is 180€, and single room is 300$ for whole arrangement.

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