In the spring of 2018 Line Nilsson finished her Master’s degree as a Civil Engineer at NTNU. She spent the 8th semester of her degree in Glasgow as an exchange student. Most of the courses constituting her degree concerns structural design.
The theme for her Master’s Thesis was non-linear analyses of reinforced concrete beams with web openings. She used the FEA software Diana, version 10.2, to calibrate numerical models that were verified by comparing the obtained numerical results with experimental results from different benchmark analyses.