Topology Optimization

Topology Optimization, SS 2012


For further announcements and the distributed material (slides, exercise sheets,…) in the lecture, please register for the lecture via CampusOffice and then use the L2P system. If you have problems with the registration, please contact me (Hanna Schäfer).
Remark: This is just the registration for the lecture, not for the exam. For the exam registration see below.

  • Lectures (VL): Tuesdays, 8:15 - 9:45, in 1090(Rogowski)|328, first lecture 17.04.2012.
  • Tutorials (UE): Tuesdays, 17:00 - 18:30, every second week, in 1090(Rogowski)|328.

extra lecture: 17.04.2012, 17:00 - 18:30 (to replace 10.4.2012)

see also Campus.


The lecture is in German or English.

  • Introduction / Motivation
  • Sizing Optimization
  • Shape Optimization
  • Topology Optimization
  • Material Distribution Problems
  • Optimal Microstructures
  • Bubble Method
  • Derivation and Characteristics of Topological Gradients

  • Bendsøe; Sigmund: Topology Optimization: Theory, Methods and Applications, Springer.
  • Jarre, F.; Stoer, J.: Optimierung, Springer.


There will be an oral exam at the end of july. If you want to take part, please write an email to Nicolas Gauger until july 20th.

Prof. Dr. N. Gauger Room: 230 (Rogowski building, 2rd floor)
Phone: +49-(0)241-80-98672
Office hour:
by appointment
Dipl.-Math. Hanna Schäfer Room: 216a (Rogowski building, 2rd floor)
Phone: +49-(0)241-80-98675
Office hour:
by appointment,
don't hesitate to send an email

Hanna Schäfer 2012/07/13 08:17

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