COMSOL Conference 2016

Structural Mechanics and Thermal Stresses

Read this collection of papers and posters on structural mechanics and thermal stresses that were presented at the COMSOL Conference 2016 worldwide. Topics include thermoelectric conversion systems, graphene research, and modeling gear contacts.

2D Modeling of Elastic Wave Propagation in Solids Containing Closed Cracks

S. Delrue 1, V. Aleshin 2, O. Bou Matar 2, K. Van Den Abeele 1

1 Wave Propagation & Signal Processing Research Group, KU Leuven Kulak, Kortrijk, Belgium
2 Institute of Electronics, Microelectronics and Nanotechnologies, Lille, France

A COMSOL Multiphysics® Software Analysis of Beam Tube Cooling in the High Flux Isotope Reactor of ORNL

J. D. Freels

Research Reactors Division, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, TN, USA

A COMSOL® App to Determine Stress Distribution throughout Shelves

W. Kus 1, G. Kokot 2

1FE ANALYSIS Sp. z o.o., Żernica, Poland
2Institute of Computational Mechanics and Engineering, Gliwice, Poland

A Coupled Thermal, Chemical and Mechanical Model using COMSOL Multiphysics® Software

Xiang Sun 1, Hao Luo 2, Xiaoxia Guo 1, Yuelang Jin 3, Tingting Luo 1

1 Dalian University of Technology, Dalian, China
2 University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK
3 Tongji University, Shanghai, China

Acoustic Wave Crack Detection: A First Principles Approach

R. W. Pryor

Pryor Knowledge Systems, Inc., Bloomfield Hills, MI, USA

An App for Additive Manufacturing Design Assessment

B. Lazaro Toralles , S. Afazov , A. Yaghi , W. A. D. Denmark , A.N. Holloway

The Manufacturing Technology Centre Ltd., Coventry, United Kingdom

An Elastohydrodynamic Lubrication Model Considering Surface Roughness and Mixed Friction

J. Moder , F. Grün

Chair of Mechanical Engineering, Montanuniversität, Leoben, Austria

Analysis of Deformation of a Liquid Packaging Made With Board of the LPB Type

K. B. Matos , I. Neitzel

FATEB, Telêmaco Borba, PR, Brazil

Analysis of an Automobile Disc Brake

H. Krishnan , T. Zhu , Y. Zeng

University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, USA

Bloch Waves in an Infinite, Periodically-perforated Sheet

W. Maysenhölder

Fraunhofer Institute for Building Physics, Stuttgart, Germany

COMSOL Multiphysics® Software: Simplifying Workflow and Promoting Innovations in Nuclear Engineering at ORNL

P. K. Jain , J. D. Freels

Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, TN, USA

Design and Simulation of Electroactive Polymer-Based Artificial Muscles for Biomedical Application

A. S. Tripathi 1, B. P. Chatterjee 2, S. Das 3

1 Advanced Technology Development Centre, Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur, Kharagpur, India
2 Dept. of Cardiology, Medical College and Hospital, Kolkata, India
3 School of Medical Science and Technology, Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur, Kharagpur, India

Design and Simulation of a MEMS Directional Acoustic Sensor

S. L. Pinjare , V. S. Nagaraja , K. S. Rudresh

Department of ECE , Nitte Meenakshi Institute of technology, Bangalore, Karnataka, India

Determination of the Sweet Spot of a Cricket Bat using COMSOL Multiphysics® Software

Y. Mulchand , A. Pooransingh , R. Latchman

The University of the West Indies, St. Augustine, Trinidad and Tobago

Developing Solutions to Tonal Noise from Wind Turbines Using COMSOL Multiphysics® Software

J. M. Stauber , B. A. Marmo

Xi Engineering Ltd, Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Development of a Package for a Triaxial High-G Accelerometer Optimized for High Signal Fidelity

R. Langkemper 1, R. Külls 1, J. Wilde 2, S. Nau 1, S. Schopferer 1

1 Fraunhofer-Institut für Kurzzeitdynamik, Ernst-Mach-Institut, EMI, Freiburg, Germany
2 Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg, Institut für Mikrosystemtechnik, Freiburg, Germany

Drop Simulation of Disposable Elastomeric Pump Using COMSOL Multiphysics® Software

R. Kapuganti , S. Anbazhagan

HCL Technologies, Chennai, India.

Electron Beam Crystallization of Amorphous Silicon Thin Films

S. Saager

Fraunhofer Institute for Organic Electronics, Electron Beam and Plasma Technology (FEP), Dresden, Germany

Experimental Investigations and Numerical Simulation of Electrothermally Actuated Micro-gripper

B. K. S. Kishor, T. Ramesh

NIT Trichy, Tiruchirappalli Tamil Nadu, India.

Finite Element Evaluation of the Strength of Silicide-Based Thermoelectric Modules

A. Miozzo , S. Boldrini , A. Ferrario , M. Fabrizio

Institute of Condensed Matter Chemistry and Techologies for Energy - National Research Council of Italy, Padova, Italy

Finite Element Modeling of MEMS Chevron Thermal Actuators for Strain Engineering of Graphene

M. Vutukuru 1, J. Christopher 2, B. Goldberg 1,2, D. Bishop 1,2,3, A. Swan 1,2,3

1 Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Boston University, Boston, MA, USA
2 Department of Physics, Boston University, Boston, MA, USA
3 Division of Material Science Engineering, Boston University, Boston, MA, USA

Finite Element Modeling of an Aluminum Tricycle Frame

B. Chine' , A. Rodríguez , J. Alberto Ramírez

School of Materials Science and Engineering, Costa Rica Institute of Technology, Cartago, Costa Rica

Finite Element-Based Characterization of Viscoelastic Materials

X. Song 1, S. Dircks 1, D. Mirosnikov 1, B. Lassen 2

1 Mads Clausen Institute, SDU, Sønderborg, Denmark
2 DONG Energy, Fredericia, Denmark

Fluid Structure Interaction of Arch Dam on Full Reservoir Level under Seismic Loading

R. Manikandan, R. Jayashiri , R. Indumathi , J. Archana

Dhirajlal Gandhi College of Technology, Salem, Tamil Nadu, India

Implementation of Immersed Finite Element Method for Fluid-Structure Interaction Applications

N. Nama , T. J. Huang , F. Costanzo

Department of Engineering Science and Mechanics, Pennsylvania State University, PA, USA

Influence of Notches in Corners of Casement Windows on Stress Experienced in the Aluminum Profiles under Thermal Load

J. Arfaoui , L. Fromme

University of Applied Sciences Bielefeld, Department of Engineering Sciences and Mathematics, Bielefeld, Germany

Investigation of Low Energy Impact on Aeronautical Composite

M. Buonsanti , F. Ceravolo , G. Leonardi

Universita' Mediterranea Dipartimento Dicema, Reggio Calabria, Italy

Investigation of Thermal and Mechanical Factors on Distance Sensors in a Tow Bar

C. Mallwitz 1, L. Fromme 1, B. Sielhorst 2

1 University of Applied Sciences Bielefeld, Department of Engineering Sciences and Mathematics, Bielefeld, Germany
2 Westfalia-Automotive GmbH, Rheda-Wiedenbrück, Germany

M4B, a Tool for the Analysis of THQM Behavior of Soils and Its Interaction with Building Foundations

J. Alonso , V. Navarro , M. Moya

Universidad de Castilla la Mancha, Ciudad Real, Spain

Modeling Cracking in Quasi-Brittle Materials Using Isotropic Damage Mechanics

T. Gasch , A. Ansell

KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, Sweden

Modeling Wear of Journal Bearings

P. Bergmann , F. Grün

Chair of Mechanical Engineering, Montanuniversität Leoben, Leoben, Austria

Modeling and Simulation of Piezoresistive Pressure Sensor for 2bar Application

M. Ramezani , M. El Barkouky

Melexis, Tessenderlo, Belgium

Modeling of Viscoelastic Phenomena in Concrete Structures

A. Pomarico 1, G. Roselli 1, D. Caltabiano 2

1 STMicroelectronics, Lecce, Italy
2 STMicroelectronics, Agrate, Italy

Multiphysics Analysis of a 130 GHz Klystron

A. Leggieri , D. Passi , R. Citroni , G. Saggio , F. Di Paolo

Dept. of Electronic Engineering, University of Rome “Tor Vergata”, Italy

Nature-Inspired Surfaces and Engineering Applications Using COMSOL Multiphysics®

R. C. Thiagarajan , P. Asutosh

ATOA Scientific Technologies Pvt Ltd, Whitefield, Bangalore, Karnataka, India.

Nonlinear Mechanical Modeling of Thermoplastics

J. Bergstrom , N. Elabbasi

Veryst Engineering, Needham, MA, USA

Numerical Analysis of an Ultrasonic Technology for Food Dehydration Intensification

R. R. Andres , E. Riera

Grupo de Sistemas y Tecnologías Ultrasónicas (GSTU), ITEFI, CSIC, Madrid, Spain

Numerical Vibration Analysis of Impacted CFRP Specimens Using COMSOL Multiphysics® Software

P. Jatzlau , F. Seybold , C. Grosse

Technical University of Munich, Chair of Non-destructive Testing, Munich, Germany

Optimization of Device Geometry of a Fully-Implantable Hearing Aid Microphone

A. Dwivedi , G. Khanna

National Institute of Technology Hamirpur, Himachal Pradesh, India

Optimization of a Thermoelectric Conversion System

J. R. Chase

Alphabet Energy, Hayward, CA, USA

Predicting Effective Elastic Properties of Nanocomposites Using COMSOL Multiphysics® Software

K. Das , N. Mishra

Indian Institute of Technology Bhubaneswar, Bhubaneswar, Odisha, India.

Simulation of Chemo-Thermomechanical Aging of Rubber

B. Musil , M. Johlitz

Universität der Bundeswehr München, Institute of Mechanics, Neubiberg, Germany

Simulation of Electrodynamic Planar Loudspeaker (EDPL) with COMSOL Multiphysics® Software

M. Asgarisabet 1,2, R. Czapla 2, J. Krueger 2, B. Sterling 2

1 Michigan Technological University, Houghton, MI, USA
2 HARMAN International, Detroit, MI, USA

Simulation of Hydrogen Transport and Hydrogen-Induced Damage of High-Strength Steel Concepts

T. Schaffner 1, A. Hartmaier 2

1 ThyssenKrupp, Duisburg, Germany
2 Ruhr-Universität Bochum, Bochum, Germany

Simulation of Thermal Elastohydrodynamic Lubricated (TEHL) Gear Contacts

T. Lohner , A. Ziegltrum , K. Stahl

Gear Research Centre (FZG), Technical University of Munich (TUM), Garching, Germany

Simulation of Thermo-Mechanical Strain in Extruded Polymeric Absorbers for Solar Thermal Collectors

E. Klimm , C. M. Yandiola , A. Piekarczyk , K.-A. Weiss

Fraunhofer Institute for Solar Energy Systems, Freiburg, Germany

Simulation of Thermomechanical Couplings of Viscoelastic Materials

F. Neff 1, T. Miquel 2, M. Johlitz 1

1 Universität der Bundeswehr München, Munich, Germany
2 École polytechnique, Palaiseau, France

Simulation of the Thermal Expansion of an Inductively Heated Gear Wheel for Shrink Fitting Purposes

C. Hollenbeck , Z. Jildeh , T. Rydlewski , P. Kirchner

Imagine Engineering GmbH, Bergheim, Germany

Stress and Strain of Film on Deformed Polymer–metal

Guibang Cao , Xiaolan Xiao

GuangDong university of technology, Guangzhou, China

Study of Fracture Parameter for Curved Cracked Bimodular Flexural Specimen Using COMSOL Multiphysics® Software

A. Bhushan , S.K. Panda

Indian Institute of Technology (BHU) Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh, India

The Impact of Using Computer Models on Academic Performance of Engineering Students

M. Habibnezhad , J. Puckett , E. Musavi

Durham School of Architectural Engineering & Construction, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Lincoln, NE, USA

The Spherical Design Algorithm in the Numerical Simulation of Fiber-Reinforced Biological Tissues

M. Carfagna , A. Grillo

Dipartimento di Scienze Matematiche, Politecnico di Torino, Italy

Thermo-mechanical Modeling of Pu-238 Production Target at HFIR

C.J. Hurt 1, J.D. Freels 2

1 University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN, USA
2 Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, TN, USA

Thermomechanical Design of a Gas Turbine Reheat Combustor Experiment Using FEM Analysis with the COMSOL Multiphysics® Software

F. M. Berger , M. Eser , T. Sattelmayer

Lehrstuhl für Thermodynamik, Technical University of Munich, Munich, Germany

Virtual Commissioning of Large Machines with COMSOL Multiphysics® Software

K. Kryniski , A. Trangard

ABB Corporate Research, Västerås, Sweden








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陆晓 , 温周斌 , 徐楚林 , 岳磊


ISBN: 978-0-9910001-3-5
ISSN: 2372-2215