TAM 518 - Wave Motion

Fall 2021

Wave MotionONL69183ONL4 -    Martin Ostoja-Starzewski

Course Description

Linear waves in one-dimensional homogeneous and inhomogeneous media (both solids and fluids), linear elastic waves in a homogeneous halfspace, scalar waves in a layer and in a layered halfspace, nonlinear diffusive waves, nonlinear dispersive waves, and the inverse scattering transform are covered in this course.

Credit Hours

4 hours


Undergraduate degree and TAM 541 or MATH 556 as well as one of TAM 514, TAM 531, TAM 551.

Subject Area

  • Mechanical Science and Engineering