COMSOL Conference 2014

Simulation Methods and Teaching

The simulation and teaching methods described in the papers, posters, and presentations on this page cover a range of topics, including: implementing features and interfaces for specific applications, sharing practices and experiment techniques, and the use of mathematics and models in the software.

3D COMSOL Multiphysics® Model of a Plate Heat Exchanger to Support a Laboratory Teaching Environment

N. Medeiros, W. Clark

Worcester Polytechnic Institute, Worcester, MA, USA

3D Modeling of All-Superconducting Synchronous Electric Machine by Finite Element Method

D. Hu, M. Ainslie, J. Zou, D. Cardwell

Bulk Superconductivity Group, Department of Engineering, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK

Blood Flow Patterns in a Patient Specific Right Coronary Artery with Multiple Stenoses

B. Liu

Department of Mathematics, Monmouth University, West Long Branch, NJ, USA

Bridging the Complexity Gap in Modern Engineering Education with COMSOL Multiphysics® Software

L. Fromme, C. Schröder

Bielefeld University of Applied Sciences, Bielefeld, Germany

COMSOL Multiphysics® Models Combined with Experiments to Teach PID Controller Tuning

W. Clark

Chemical Engineering Department, Worcester Polytechnic Institute, Worcester, MA, USA

Cloud Computations for Acoustics with Coupled Physics

A. Daneryd1, D. Ericsson2

1ABB Corporate Research, Västerås, Sweden
2COMSOL AB, Stockholm, Sweden

Commercial Special Fibers for Sensing Applications

G. Latha, P. Nair

SSN College of Engineering, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India

Comparison of Classic and Finned Piston Reciprocating Linear Air Compressor Using COMSOL Multiphyics®

M. Heidari, P. Barrade, A. Rufer

LEI, École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland

Design of an Electrodynamic Levitation System with COMSOL Multiphysics® Software

H. P. Ferreira, A. Endalecio, E. Rodriguez, R. M. Stephan

Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil

Eigen and Coupled Modes on Nanoparticle Aggregate Arrays

M. Csete1, A. Szalai1, E. Csapó2, A. Somogyi1, I. Dékány2

1Department of Optics and Quantum Electronics, University of Szeged, Szeged, Hungary
2MTA-SZTE Supramolecular and Nanostructured Materials Research Group, University of Szeged, Szeged, Hungary

Electromagnetic Well Logs Simulated with the COMSOL® RF Module on a Cluster

D. Swaminathan, G. Minerbo, K. Pathak

Drilling and Production Group, Schlumberger, Houston, TX, USA

Estimativa do Fluxo de Calor em uma Ferramenta de Corte Durante um Processo de Usinagem com o Uso do Software COMSOL Multiphysics® e de Técnicas de Problemas Inversos

R. F. Brito1, S. R. de Carvalho2, S. M. M. de L. e Silva1

1Federal University of Itajubá - UNIFEI, Itabira, Minas Gerais, Brasil
2Federal University of Uberlândia - UFU, Uberlândia, Minas Gerais, Brasil

Evaluation of Instability of a Low-salinity Density-dependent Flow in a Porous Medium

Y. T. Habtemichael1, R. T. Kiflemariam2, H. R. Fuentes1

1Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering, Florida International University, Miami, FL, USA
2Department of Mechanical & Materials Engineering, Florida International University, Miami, FL, USA

Extraction of COM Parameters and Quality Factor of One Port SAW Resonator Using FEM Based Simulation

A. K. Namdeo, H. B. Nemade

Department of Electronics and Electrical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati, Assam, India

FEM Analysis of Flamelet Wrinkling in a Diffusion Flame

Y. Li1, T.C. Lieuwen2, J. Zhou1, H. Cao1

1Zhengzhou University, Zhengzhou City, Henan Province, China
2Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA

Heat Propagation Improvement in YBCO-Coated Conductors for Superconducting Fault Current Limiters

D. M. Djokic1, L. Antognazza1, M. Abplanalp2, M. Decroux1

1DPMC, University of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
2ABB Corporate Research Centre, Dättwil, Switzerland

Heat Transfer in Borehole Heat Exchangers from Laminar to Turbulent Conditions

E. Holzbecher, H. Räuschel

Georg-August Universität Göttingen, Göttingen, Germany

High Frequency Resonators Using Exotic Nanomaterials

B. Panchapakesan, M. Loeian

Department of Mechanical Engineering, Worcester Polytechnic Institute, Worcester, MA, USA

Influência da Camada de Ar Sobre a Deformação de uma Embalagem de Líquido com Cartão Tipo LPB

I. Neitzel, K. B. Matos, L. R. Pesch

Faculdade de Telêmaco Borba - FATEB, Telêmaco Borba, Paraná, Brasil

Mechanical Strength Simulation of Concrete Samples Using COMSOL Multiphysics® Software with 3D Mesh Generated by Industrial Tomography System

W. C. Godoi1, D. A. Ussuna2, S. J. Ribeiro2, K. de-Geus3, V. Swinka-Filho2, F. C. de-Andrade3, K. F. Portella2, B. L. Medeiros2, R. C. R. Santos4

1Universidade Tecnológica Federal do Paraná, Curitiba, PR, Brazil
2Institutos Lactec, Curitiba, PR, Brazil
3Copel Geração e Transmissão S.A., Curitiba, PR, Brazil
4Universidade Federal do Paraná, Curitiba, PR, Brazil

Modeling of Magnetization and Intrinsic Properties of Ideal Type-II Superconductors in an External Magnetic Field

O. Chevtchenko1, J. Smit1, D. de Vries2, F. de Pont2

1Delft University of Technology, Delft, Netherlands
2COMSOL BV, Zoetermeer, Netherlands

Models of Simple Iron Cored Electromagnets

J. Mammadov

University of Manchester, Manchester, UK

Multicomponent Diffusion Applied to Osmotic Dehydration

H. Cremasco, K. Angilelli, D. Borsato

Universidade Estadual de Londrina, Londrina, Paraná, Brazil

Optimization of Micro-Structured Waveguides in Lithium Niobate (Z-Cut)

H. Karakuzu, M. Dubov, S. Boscolo

Aston University, Birmingham, UK

Optimum Design for Magneto-Rheological Brake Using COMSOL Multiphysics® Software

J. Thanikachalam, P. Nagaraj

Mepco Schlenk Engineering College, Sivakasi, Tamil Nadu, India

Reliable Full-Wave EM Simulation of a Single-Layer SIW Interconnect with Transitions to Microstrip Lines

J. L. Chavez-Hurtado, J. E. Rayas-Sanchez, Z. Brito-Brito

ITESO - Universidad Jesuita de Guadalajara, Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, Mexico

Residence Time Distribution for Tubular Reactors

L. R. de Souza Jr., L. Lorenz

Universidade Federal do Paraná, Curitiba, Paraná, Brazil

Simple Finite Element Model of the Topografiner

H. Cabrera, D. A. Zanin, L. G. De Pietro, A. Vindigni, U. Ramsperger, D. Pescia

Laboratory for Solid State Physics, ETH Zürich, Zürich, Switzerland

Simulating Organogenesis in COMSOL Multiphysics®: Image-Based Modeling

D. Iber[1,3], Z. Karimaddini[1,3], E. Unal[1,2], D. Menshykau[1,3]

1D-BSSE, ETH Zurich, Basel, Switzerland
2DBM University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland
3Swiss Institute of Bioinformatics (SIB), Lausanne, Switzerland

Simulation of GMR in Granular C/Co Nanoparticles in Agarose

P. Hainke, D. Kappe, A. Hütten

Universität Bielefeld, Bielefeld, Germany

Simulation of a New PZT Energy Harvester with a Lower Resonance Frequency Using COMSOL Multiphysics®

H. Elbahr, T. Ali[1,2], A. Badawi, S. Sedky

1Zewail City of Science and Technology - Cairo, Cairo, Egypt
2Cairo University, Cairo, Egypt

Teaching Simulation Methods with COMSOL Multiphysics®

M. Pieper, S. Schulz

FH Aachen, Faculty Energy Engineering, Jülich, Germany

The Design of a Multilayer Planar Transformer for DC/DC Converter with a Resonant Inverter

M. Puskarczyk, R. Jez

ABB Corporate Research Center, Krakow, Poland

Understanding the Magnetic Field Penetration in Mesoscopic Superconductors via COMSOL Multiphysics® Software

I. G. de Oliveira

Universidade Federal Rural do Rio de Janeiro, Seropédica, RJ, Brazil

Web-Based 3D Visualization for COMSOL Multiphysics® Software

S. Grabmaier, M. Jüttner, W. M. Rucker

University of Stuttgart – Institute for Theory of Electrical Engineering, Stuttgart, Germany

ISBN: 978-0-9910001-8-0
ISSN: 2372-2215