Carolin Birk

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Univ.-Prof. Dr.- Ing. habil.
Carolin Birk

Werdegang

1999 Diplom-Ingenieur Bauwesen, Technische Universität Dresden
1999-2009 Wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin am Institut für Statik und Dynamik der Tragwerke, Technische Universität Dresden
2004 Promotion an der Technischen Universität Dresden. Titel der Arbeit: “Consistent absorbing boundaries for time-domain interaction analyses using the fractional calculus“
2009-2011 Marie Curie Fellow, University of New South Wales, Sydney und Technische Universität Dresden
2011-2015 Lecturer, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australien
2013 Habilitation an der Technischen Universität Dresden. Titel der Arbeit: “Computational modelling of transient problems in unbounded domains”
Seit 2015 Professorin für Statik und Dynamik der Flächentragwerke an der Universität Duisburg-Essen

Forschung

  • Scaled boundary finite element method
  • Dynamische Boden-Bauwerk Interaktion
  • Numerische Modellierung von Wellen in geschädigten Bereichen
  • Automatisch Netzgenerierung und Struktranalyse mit Hilfe von Bildverarbeitungsalgorithmen
  • Schall- und Schwingungsanalyse

Lehre

  • Baudynamik
  • Structural Analysis of Plates and Shells

Buchkapitel

  • Ruge P; Birk C, 2012, 'Mathematik', in Czichos H; Hennecke M; Akademischer VHEV (ed.), Hütte: Das Ingenieurwissen, edn. 34, Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg, New York, pp. A1 - A146

Zeitschriftenbeiträge

  • Saputra A; Talebi H; Tran D; Birk C; Song C, 2016 'Automatic image-based stress analysis by the scaled boundary finite element method', International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/nme.5304
     
  • Gravenkamp H, Saputra A, Song C, Birk C, 2016 'Efficient wave propagation simulation on quadtree meshes using SBFEM with reduced modal basis', International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/nme.5445
     
  • Birk C; Liu L; Song C, 2016 'Coupled acoustic response of two-dimensional bounded and unbounded domains using doubly-asymptotic open boundaries', Journal of Computational Physics, vol. 310, pp. 252–284, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcp.2015.12.029
     
  • Saputra AA; Birk C; Song C, 2015 'Computation of three-dimensional fracture parameters at interface cracks and notches by the scaled boundary finite element method', Engineering Fracture Mechanics, vol. 148, pp. 213-242, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.engfracmech.2015.09.006
     
  • Gravenkamp H; Birk C; Song C, 2015 'Simulation of guided waves interacting with defects in an arbitrarily long plate', Journal of Computational Physics, vol. 295, pp. 438-455, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcp.2015.04.032
     
  • Chen X, Birk C, Song C, 2015 'Time-domain analysis of wave propagation in 3-D unbounded domains by the scaled boundary finite element method', Soil Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering, vol. 75, pp. 171-182, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.soildyn.2015.04.009
     
  • Gravenkamp H; Birk C; Van J, 2015, 'Modeling ultrasonic waves in elastic waveguides of arbitrary cross-section embedded in infinite solid medium', Computers and Structures, vol. 149, pp. 61 - 71, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.compstruc.2014.11.007
     
  • Natarajan S; Wang J; Song C; Birk C, 2015, 'Isogeometric analysis enhanced by the scaled boundary finite element method', Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering, vol. 283, pp. 733 - 762, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cma.2014.09.003
     
  • Chen X; Birk C; Song C, 2015, 'Transient analysis of wave propagation in layered soil by using the scaled boundary finite element method', Computers and Geotechnics, vol. 63, pp. 1 - 12, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.compgeo.2014.08.008
     
  • Gravenkamp H; Birk C; Song C, 2014, 'Computation of dispersion curves for embedded waveguides using a dashpot boundary condition.', Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, vol. 135, no. 3, pp. 1127 - 1138, http://dx.doi.org/10.1121/1.4864303
     
  • Gravenkamp H; Birk C; Song C, 2014, 'The computation of dispersion relations for axisymmetric waveguides using the Scaled Boundary Finite Element Method.', Ultrasonics, vol. 54, no. 5, pp. 1373 - 1385, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ultras.2014.02.004
     
  • Gravenkamp H; Birk C; Song C, 2014, 'Numerical modeling of elastic waveguides coupled to infinite fluid media using exact boundary conditions', Computers and Structures, vol. 141, pp. 36 - 45, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.compstruc.2014.05.010
     
  • Behnke R; Mundil M; Birk C; Kaliske M, 2014, 'A physically and geometrically nonlinear scaled-boundary-based finite element formulation for fracture in elastomers', International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering, vol. 99, no. 13, pp. 966 - 999, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/nme.4714
     
  • Chen X; Birk C; Song C, 2014, 'Numerical modelling of wave propagation in anisotropic soil using a displacement unit-impulse-response-based formulation of the scaled boundary finite element method', Soil Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering, vol. 65, pp. 243 - 255, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.soildyn.2014.06.019
     
  • Chen D; Birk C; Song C; Du C, 2014, 'A high-order approach for modelling transient wave propagation problems using the scaled boundary finite element method', International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering, vol. 97, no. 13, pp. 937 - 959, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/nme.4613
     
  • Birk C; Behnke R, 2012, 'A modified scaled boundary finite element method for three-dimensional dynamic soil-structure interaction in layered soil', International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering, vol. 89, no. 3, pp. 371 - 402, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/nme.3251
     
  • Birk C; Prempramote S; Song C, 2012, 'An improved continued-fraction-based high-order transmitting boundary for time-domain analyses in unbounded domains', International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering, vol. 89, no. 3, pp. 269 - 298, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/nme.3238
     
  • Birk C; Song C, 2010, 'An improved non-classical method for the solution of fractional differential equations', Computational Mechanics, vol. 46, no. 5, pp. 721 - 734, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00466-010-0510-4
     
  • Birk C; Song C, 2010, 'A local high-order doubly asymptotic open boundary for diffusion in a semi-infinite layer', Journal of Computational Physics, vol. 229, no. 17, pp. 6156 - 6179, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcp.2010.04.046
     
  • Ruge P; Widarda DR; Birk C, 2009, 'Schienenlängskräfte auf Brücken bei Zugüberfahrt', Bautechnik, vol. 86, no. 11, pp. 677 - 694, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/bate.200910067
     
  • Birk C; Song C, 2009, 'A continued-fraction approach for transient diffusion in unbounded medium', Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering, vol. 198, no. 33-36, pp. 2576 - 2590, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cma.2009.03.002
     
  • Birk C; Ruge P, 2007, 'A symmetric time-domain model for 3D dam?reservoir interaction including radiation damping', Earthquake Engineering and Structural Dynamics, vol. 36, no. 5, pp. 661 - 682, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/eqe.647
     
  • Ruge P; Birk C, 2007, 'Longitudinal forces in continuously welded rails on bridgedecks due to nonlinear track?bridge interaction', Computers and Structures, vol. 85, no. 7-8, pp. 458 - 475, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.compstruc.2006.09.008
     
  • Birk C; Ruge P, 2007, 'Representation of radiation damping in a dam?reservoir interaction analysis based on a rational stiffness approximation', Computers and Structures, vol. 85, no. 11-14, pp. 1152 - 1163, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.compstruc.2006.08.004
     
  • Ruge P; Birk C, 2007, 'A comparison of infinite Timoshenko and Euler?Bernoulli beam models on Winkler foundation in the frequency- and time-domain', Journalof Sound and Vibration, vol. 304, no. 3-5, pp. 932 - 947, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jsv.2007.04.001
     
  • Ruge P; Zulkifli E; Birk C, 2006, 'Symmetric matrix-valued frequency to time transformation for unbounded domains applied to infinite beams', Computers and Structures, vol. 84, no. 28, pp. 1815 - 1826, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.compstruc.2006.04.006
     
  • Ruge P; Schmälzlin G; Trinks C, 2005, 'Schienenlängskräfte auf Brücken infolge Tragwerksbiegung', Bautechnik, vol. 82, no. 2, pp. 69 - 80, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/bate.200590048
     
  • Ruge P; Birk C; Muncke M; Schmälzlin G, 2005, 'Schienenlängskräfte auf Brücken bei nichtlinearer Überlagerung der Lastfälle Temperatur, Tragwerksbiegung, Bremsen', Bautechnik, vol. 82, no. 11, pp. 818 - 825, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/bate.200590234
     
  • Ruge P; Trinks C; Muncke M; Schmälzlin G, 2004, 'Längskraftbeanspruchung von durchgehend geschweißten Schienen auf Brücken für Lastkombinationen', Bautechnik, vol. 81, no. 7, pp. 537 - 548, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/bate.200490125
     
  • Ruge P; Trinks C, 2004, 'Consistent Modelling of Infinite Beams by Fractional Dynamics', Nonlinear Dynamics, vol. 38, no. 1-4, pp. 267 - 284, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11071-004-3760-x
     
  • Ruge P; Trinks C, 2003, 'Representation of radiation damping by fractional time derivatives', Earthquake Engineering and Structural Dynamics, vol. 32, no. 7, pp. 1099 - 1116, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/eqe.264
     
  • Trinks C; Ruge P, 2002, 'Treatment of dynamic systems with fractional derivatives without evaluating memory-integrals', Computational Mechanics, vol. 29, no. 6, pp. 471 - 476, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00466-002-0356-5
     
  • Ruge P; Trinks C; Witte S, 2001, 'Time-domain analysis of unbounded media using mixed-variable formulations', Earthquake Engineering and Structural Dynamics, vol. 30, no. 6, pp. 899 - 925, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/eqe.47

Konferenzbeiträge

  • Birk C; Song C; Chen X; Wijesekara D, 2015, 'Automatic Mesh Generation and Analysis for Structural Dynamics', in J. Kruis, Y. Tsompanakis and B.H.V. Topping, (editors), Proceedings of the Fifteenth International Conference on Civil, Structural and Environmental Engineering Computing, Civil-Comp Press, Stirlingshire, Scotland
     
  • Gravenkamp H; Song C; Birk C, 2015, 'Numerical modelling of waveguides embedded in infinite media', The 2nd Conference of Sound and Vibration, ICSV22, Florence, Italy, 12-16 July 2015
     
  • Saputra AA; Ooi ET; Birk C; Song C, 2014, 'Three-dimensional transient fracture analysis using scaled boundary finite elements and octree mesh', in PROCEEDINGS OF THE 23rd AUSTRALASIAN CONFERENCE ON THE MECHANICS OF STRUCTURES AND MATERIALS, ACMSM 23, BYRON BAY, AUSTRALIA, 9-12 December 2014
     
  • Birk C; Song C, 2014 'Numerical modelling of seismic waves using image-processing and quadtree meshes', in PROCEEDINGS OF THE 23rd AUSTRALASIAN CONFERENCE ON THE MECHANICS OF STRUCTURES AND MATERIALS, ACMSM 23, BYRON BAY, AUSTRALIA, 9-12 December 2014
     
  • Chen X; Birk C; Song C, 2014, 'Transient analysis of wave propagation in 3D soil by using the scaled boundary finite element method', in PROCEEDINGS OF THE 23rd AUSTRALASIAN CONFERENCE ON THE MECHANICS OF STRUCTURES AND MATERIALS, ACMSM 23, BYRON BAY, AUSTRALIA, 9-12 December 2014
     
  • He K; Song C; Fell R; Birk C, 2014, 'Assessing potential cracking zones in embankment dams', in PROCEEDINGS OF THE 23rd AUSTRALASIAN CONFERENCE ON THE MECHANICS OF STRUCTURES AND MATERIALS, ACMSM 23, BYRON BAY, AUSTRALIA, 9-12 December 2014
     
  • Birk C; Chen D; Song C; Du C, 2013, 'The Scaled Boundary Finite Element Method for Transient Wave Propagation Problems', in S. Klinkel, C. Butenweg, G. Lin, B. Holtschoppen (editors), Seismic Design of Industrial Facilities – Proceedings of the International Conference on Seismic Design of Industrial Facilities, Vieweg + Teubner Verlag, pp. 547 - 556
     
  • Saputra AA; Birk C; Song C, 2013, 'Numerical modeling of Lamb waves in cracked plates using the scaled boundary finite element method', in PROCEEDINGS OF THE 22ND AUSTRALASIAN CONFERENCE ON THE MECHANICS OF STRUCTURES AND MATERIALS, ACMSM 22, SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA, 11-14 DECEMBER 2012, CRC Press, Printed and bound in Great Britain by CPI Group (UK) Ltd, Croydon, CR0 4YY, pp. 927 - 932, presented at THE 22ND AUSTRALASIAN CONFERENCE ON THE MECHANICS OF STRUCTURES AND MATERIALS, SYDNEY, 11 - 14 December 2012
     
  • Chen X; Birk C; Song C, 2013, 'Efficient modeling of wave propagation in unbounded domains using the scaled boundary finite element method', in PROCEEDINGS OF THE 22ND AUSTRALASIAN CONFERENCE ON THE MECHANICS OF STRUCTURES AND MATERIALS, ACMSM 22, SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA, 11-14 DECEMBER 2012, CRC Press, Printed and bound in Great Britain by CPI Group (UK) Ltd, Croydon, CR0 4YY, pp. 607 - 612, presented at THE 22ND AUSTRALASIAN CONFERENCE ON THE MECHANICS OF STRUCTURES AND MATERIALS, SYDNEY, 11 - 14 December 2012
     
  • Gravenkamp H; Prager J; Man HM; Birk C; Song C, 2013, 'Numerical computation of dispersion relations in three-dimensional waveguides', in PROCEEDINGS OF THE 22ND AUSTRALASIAN CONFERENCE ON THE MECHANICS OF STRUCTURES AND MATERIALS, ACMSM 22, SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA, 11-14 DECEMBER 2012, CRC Press, Printed and bound in Great Britain by CPI Group (UK) Ltd, Croydon, CR0 4YY, pp. 897 - 902, presented at THE 22ND AUSTRALASIAN CONFERENCE ON THE MECHANICS OF STRUCTURES AND MATERIALS, SYDNEY, 11 - 14 December 2012
     
  • Birk C; Behnke R, 2010, 'Dynamic response of foundations on three-dimensional layered soil using the scaled boundary finite element method', in IOP Conference Series: Materials Science and Engineering, pp. 012228 - 012228, http://dx.doi.org/10.1088/1757-899X/10/1/012228
     
  • Birk C; Prempramote S; Song C, 2010, 'High-order doubly asymptotic absorbing boundaries for the acoustic wave equation', in 20th International Congress on Acoustics 2010, ICA 2010 - Incorporating Proceedings of the 2010 Annual Conference of the Australian Acoustical Society, pp. 1368 - 1375
     
  • Birk C; Song C, 2010, 'A temporally local absorbing boundary for diffusion in 3D unbounded domains', in AIP Conference Proceedings, AIP, pp. 560 - 565
     
  • Birk C; Ruge P, 2009, 'Zur Beschreibung der Wellenausbreitung im Boden Infolge Transienter Erregung Mittels der SBFEM', in VDI Berichte, pp. 391 - 401, presented at Baudynamik, Kassel, 14 - 15 May 2009
     
  • Birk C; Ruge P, 2006, 'Zur linearen Dämpfungsbeschreibung in der Baudynamik', in VDI Berichte, pp. 467 - 482, presented at Baudynamik, Kassel, 17 - 18 May 2006
     
  • Birk, Carolin; Ruge, Peter. A time-domain model of a semi-infinite fluid-channel for dam-reservoir interaction analyses. In: C. Soize, G. I. Schuëller, editors, Structural Dynamics – EURODYN 2005, pp. 1355–1360, Paris, September 4-7 2005
     
  • Ruge, Peter; Trinks, Carolin. Beschreibung der Abstrahldämpfung durch fraktionale Zustandsgleichungen. In: Institut für Statik und Dynamik der Tragwerke, editor, Baustatik – Baupraxis 9, pp. 369–380, TU Dresden, March 14-15 2005
     
  • Ruge, Peter; Trinks, Carolin. Consistent time–domain models for radiation damping. In: Zingoni, editor, Progress in Structural Engineering, Mechanics and Computation, pp. 443-448, Cape Town, South Africa, July 5-7 2004
     
  • Ruge, Peter; Trinks, Carolin. Dynamics of infinite beams described by fractional time derivatives. In Proceedings of Design Engineering Technical Conferences and Computers and Information in Engineering Conference, Chicago, Illinois, September 2-6 2003
     
  • Trinks, Carolin; Ruge, Peter. Radiation phenomena in unbounded media - a fractional calculus approach. In K. J. Bathe, editor, Second M.I.T. Conference on Computational Fluid and Solid Mechanics, pp. 2160–2163, Cambridge, Massachusetts, June 17-20 2003
     
  • Trinks, Carolin; Ruge, Peter. Description of wave propagation by fading memory. In H. Grundmann and G. I. Schuëller, editors, Structural Dynamics – EURODYN 2002, pages 711–716, Munich, September 2-5 2002
     
  • Ruge, Peter; Trinks, Carolin. Consistent time–domain models for unbounded space–domains. In Fifth World Conference on Computational Mechanics, Vienna, 2002
     
  • Ruge, Peter; Trinks, Carolin. FEM-like representation of unbounded soil. In European Conference on Computational Mechanics, Cracow, June 26-29 2001
     
  • Trinks, Carolin; Ruge, Peter; Witte, Stefan. Time–domain analysis of unbounded media using rational approximation. In Lin, S., Mao, R., Shen, H., Sun, G. und Sun, Y., editors, EPMESC VIII – International Conference on Enhancement and Promotion of Computational Methods in Engineering and Science, Shanghai, July 25-28 2001