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Computational Methods in Applied Sciences

Advances in Meshfree Techniques

Editors: Leitao, V.M.A., Alves, C.J.S., Duarte, C. Armando (Eds.)

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  • Collects state-of-the-art research on the subject of mesh reduction techniques
  • A comprehensive reference work on the subject for researchers interested in the field of mesh reduction techniques
  • Aims at promoting the application of mesh reduction techniques to a wide variety of engineering and science problems
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In recent years meshless/meshfree methods have gained a considerable attention in engineering and applied mathematics. The variety of problems that are now being addressed by these techniques continues to expand and the quality of the results obtained demonstrates the effectiveness of many of the methods currently available. The book presents a significant sample of the state of the art in the field with methods that have reached a certain level of maturity while also addressing many open issues.

The book collects extended original contributions presented at the first ECCOMAS Conference on Meshless Methods held in 2005 in Lisbon. The list of contributors reveals a mix of highly distinguished authors as well as quite young but very active and promising researchers, thus giving the reader an interesting and updated view of different mesh reduction methods and its range of applications. The material presented is appropriate for researchers, engineers, physicists, applied mathematicians and graduate students interested in this active research area.

Table of contents (15 chapters)

Table of contents (15 chapters)
  • A Global-Local Approach for the Construction of Enrichment Functions for the Generalized FEM and Its Application to Three-Dimensional Cracks

    Pages 1-26

    Armando Duarte, C. (et al.)

  • Study of Some Optimal XFEM Type Methods

    Pages 27-38

    Chahine, Elie (et al.)

  • Generalized Finite Element Method in Mixed Variational Formulation: A Study of Convergence and Solvability

    Pages 39-53

    Góis, W. (et al.)

  • Stability in Lagrangian and Semi-Lagrangian Reproducing Kernel Discretizations Using Nodal Integration in Nonlinear Solid Mechanics

    Pages 55-76

    Chen, Jiun-Shyan (et al.)

  • Simulation of Forming Processes by the α-Shapes-Based Natural Element Method

    Pages 77-95

    Alfaro, I. (et al.)

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Advances in Meshfree Techniques
Editors
  • V.M.A. Leitao
  • C.J.S. Alves
  • C. Armando Duarte
Series Title
Computational Methods in Applied Sciences
Series Volume
5
Copyright
2007
Publisher
Springer Netherlands
Copyright Holder
Springer Science+Business Media B.V.
eBook ISBN
978-1-4020-6095-3
DOI
10.1007/978-1-4020-6095-3
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-4020-6094-6
Softcover ISBN
978-90-481-7533-8
Series ISSN
1871-3033
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
VIII, 315
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