Computational Science
Program code 
Intakes 
Duration 
Mode of study 
Medium of instruction 
9460107 
June December 
3  4 years 
Fulltime 
English 
Introduction
The doctoral program in Computational Science is designed to ensure modernity and integration with the development trend of the world. The PhD candidates will be guided and work with leading experts and professors who have many ISI international publications and participate in ongoing research projects. In particular, the PhD candidates will have the opportunity to receive a scholarship from Ton Duc Thang University. Research areas include Highperformance computing, Artificial intelligence, Computational mechanics, Computation in construction, Computational mechatronics, Computational physics, Computational Statistics, etc...
Curriculum apply for Ph.D. candidate with a Master's degree:
Course code 
Course title 
Credit 
Theory 
Practice Experiment Discussion 
A. Compulsory specialized courses 
9 



IN801100 
Mathematical Modeling in Mechanics and Physics 
3 
3 
0 
IN801110 
Computational Artificial Intelligence 
3 
3 
0 
IN801120 
High Performance Computing 
3 
3 
0 
B. Elective specialized courses 
3 



IN801130 
Fundamentals of Computational Science 1  Mechanicals behavior of materials 
3 
3 
0 
IN801140 
Fundamentals of Computational Science 2  Computational fracture mechanics + Identifying and Predicting Damage of Mechanical Systems 
3 
3 
0 
IN801150 
Fundamentals of Computational Science 3  Dynamics of Structures + Vibration Control 
3 
3 
0 
IN801160 
Fundamentals of Computational Science 4  Computational fluid dynamics 
3 
3 
0 
IN801170 
Fundamentals of Computational Science 5  Computational mechanics in multiphysics environments 
3 
3 
0 
IN801180 
Fundamentals of Computational Science 6  Reliability analysis of structures and Reliabilitybased structural optimization 
3 
3 
0 
IN801190 
Fundamentals of Computational Science 7 
3 
3 
0 
IN801200 
Fundamentals of Computational Science 8  Computational Methods for Theoretical Physics 
3 
3 
0 
IN801210 
Fundamentals of Computational Science 9  Simulation Softwares and Condensed Matter Physics 
3 
3 
0 
IN801220 
Fundamentals of Computational Science 10  Computational Chemical and Biophysics 
3 
3 
0 
IN801230 
Fundamentals of Computational Science 11  Computational Material Science and Nano Science 
3 
3 
0 
IN801240 
Fundamentals of Computational Science 12 
3 
3 
0 
IN801250 
Fundamentals of Computational Science 13  Foundation of Computational Mechanics 
3 
3 
0 
C. Literature review 
4 



IN801900 
General Review 
4 
4 
0 
D. Doctoral research topic 
6 



IN801930 
Research topic 1 
3 
3 
0 
IN801940 
Research topic 2 
3 
3 
0 
E. Graduration 
70 



IN801000 
Doctoral Dissertation 
70 
0 
0 
Total 
92 


Note: Disscussion 1 credit = 15 theory periods or exercises
= 30 periods of presentation, discussion or practice
Curriculum apply for Ph.D. candidate with a Bachelor's degree:
Course code 
Course title 
Credit 
Theory 
Practice Experiment Discussion 
A. Compulsory fundamental courses 
23 



SH700010 
Philosophy 
3 
3 
0 
IN700000 
Research Methodology 
2 
2 
0 
IN701010 
Scientific computing environment 
3 
3 
0 
IN701020 
Scientific data visualization 
3 
3 
0 
IN701030 
Advanced matrix computation 
3 
3 
0 
IN701040 
Numerical methods for Partial Differential Equations 
3 
3 
0 
IN701050 
Numerical optimization 
3 
3 
0 
IN701060 
Introduction to Simulation  Computational Softwares 
3 
4 
0 
B. Compulsory specialized courses 
9 



IN801100 
Mathematical Modeling in Mechanics and Physics 
3 
3 
0 
IN801110 
Computational Artificial Intelligence 
3 
3 
0 
IN801120 
High Performance Computing 
3 
3 
0 
C. Elective specialized courses 
3 



IN801130 
Fundamentals of Computational Science 1  Mechanicals behavior of materials 
3 
3 
0 
IN801140 
Fundamentals of Computational Science 2  Computational fracture mechanics + Identifying and Predicting Damage of Mechanical Systems 
3 
3 
0 
IN801150 
Fundamentals of Computational Science 3  Dynamics of Structures + Vibration Control 
3 
3 
0 
IN801160 
Fundamentals of Computational Science 4  Computational fluid dynamics 
3 
3 
0 
IN801170 
Fundamentals of Computational Science 5  Computational mechanics in multiphysics environments 
3 
3 
0 
IN801180 
Fundamentals of Computational Science 6  Reliability analysis of structures and Reliabilitybased structural optimization 
3 
3 
0 
IN801190 
Fundamentals of Computational Science 7 
3 
3 
0 
IN801200 
Fundamentals of Computational Science 8  Computational Methods for Theoretical Physics 
3 
3 
0 
IN801210 
Fundamentals of Computational Science 9  Simulation Softwares and Condensed Matter Physics 
3 
3 
0 
IN801220 
Fundamentals of Computational Science 10  Computational Chemical and Biophysics 
3 
3 
0 
IN801230 
Fundamentals of Computational Science 11  Computational Material Science and Nano Science 
3 
3 
0 
IN801240 
Fundamentals of Computational Science 12 
3 
3 
0 
IN801250 
Fundamentals of Computational Science 13  Foundation of Computational Mechanics 
3 
3 
0 
D. Literature review 
4 



IN801900 
General Review 
4 
4 
0 
E. Doctoral research topic 
12 



IN801930 
Research topic 1 
3 
3 
0 
IN801940 
Research topic 2 
3 
3 
0 
IN801950 
Research topic 3 
3 
3 
0 
IN801960 
Research topic 4 
3 
3 
0 
F. Graduation 

70 


IN801000 
Doctoral Dissertation 
70 
0 
0 
Total 
121 


Note: Disscussion 1 credit = 15 theory periods or exercises
= 30 periods of presentation, discussion or practice