These days we are experiencing a novel and extraordinary global situation due to the massive infection wave of the Corona virus and the SARS-CoV-2/COVID-19 desease. The University of Stuttgart is informing its students and its staff as well as the public through its regularly updated website (see link below).
As of today (March 18, 2020) lectures are planned to commence on April 20 (please refer to belows website for the most recent information; links to general information resources are given as well). The Institute of Applied Mechanics (CE) and the Data Analytics in Engineering group are doing their best in order to keep up teaching activities and to develop new concepts for the safe realization of exams besides ongoing research acitivities.
We are expressing our best wishes to everybody and hope that reasonable behaviour of all individuals will improve the situation in the short term. Personally I would like to particularly acknowledge the great efforts of all people that help in supporting health care, energy, food, emergency services, telecommunication and so forth, and thereby sustain public life.
in essential sectors such as health care will