Somdatta Goswami



Marienstraße 15, Room 012
99423 Weimar


+49 17676420464




Research Interests

  • Phase field modeling in fracture mechanics
  • Isogeometric analysis
  • Uncertainty quantification and design optimization
  • Reliability analysis

Academic CV


Bachelor of Engineering in Civil Engineering, Birla Institute of Technology, India
Thesis: Neural network model to determine the pollution levels.
Supervisor: Dr. Bindhu Lal


Masters of Technology in Structural Engineering, Indian Institute of Engineering Sciences and Technology, India
Thesis: Efficient Response Surface Method in Structural Reliability Analysis.
Supervisor: Dr. Subrata Chakraborty and Dr. Saibal Ghosh


Assistant Manager (Structural Engineer) at Tata Consulting Engineers Limited, New Delhi

2017 - Today

Doctoral student, Bauhaus-Universität Weimar.


  • Goswami, S.; Chakraborty, S. & Rabczuk, T. A surrogate assisted adaptive framework for robust topology optimization Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering, Elsevier, 2019, 346, 63-84
  • Goswami, S.; Ghosh, S. & Chakraborty, S. Reliability analysis of structures by iterative improved response surface method Structural Safety, Elsevier, 2016, 60, 56-66

Proceedings and Talks

  • Goswami, S.; Anitescu, C. & Rabczuk, T. An efficient framework for fracture analysis of brittle materials XI Structural Engineering Convention, 2018, 81
  • Goswami, S.; Chakraborty, S. & Rabczuk, T. Topology optimization under uncertainty XI Structural Engineering Convention, 2018, 119
  • Goswami, S. & Chakraborty, S. Adaptive Response Surface Method Based Efficient Monte Carlo Simulation Vulnerability, Uncertainty, and Risk, 2043-2052
  • Goswami, S.; Chakraborty, S. & Ghosh, S. Adaptive response surface method in structural response approximation under uncertainty International Conference on Structural Engineering and Mechanics, 2013, 194-202