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  • Nichtlineare Finite-Element-Methodenby Peter Wriggers

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2013; US$ 50.02

    Die Anwendung der Finite-Element-Methode auf nichtlineare technische Probleme hat in den letzten Jahren - auch wegen der stark angestiegenen Rechnerleistung - erheblich zugenommen. Bei nichtlinearen numerischen Simulationen sind verschiedene Aspekte zu berücksichtigen, die das Wissen und Verstehen der theoretischen Grundlagen, der zugehörigen Elementformulierungen... more...

  • Computational Contact Mechanicsby Peter Wriggers

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2006; US$ 97.71

    Contact mechanics has its application in many engineering problems. No one can walk without frictional contact, and no car would move for the same r- son. Hence contact mechanics has, from an engineering point of view, a long history, beginning in ancient Egypt with the movement of large stone blocks, over ?rst experimental contributions from leading... more...

  • Biomedical Technologyby Thomas Lenarz; Peter Wriggers

    Springer International Publishing 2014; US$ 97.71

    During the last years computational methods lead to new approaches that can be applied within medical practice. Based on the tremendous advances in medical imaging and high-performance computing, virtual testing is able to help in medical decision processes or implant designs. Current challenges in medicine and engineering are related to the application... more...

  • New Developments in Contact Problemsby Peter Wriggers; Panagiotis Panatiotopoulos

    Springer Vienna 2014; US$ 101.08

    The book gives an overview on formulation, mathematical analysis and numerical solution procedures of contact problems. In this respect the book should be of value to applied mathematicians and engineers who are concerned with contact mechanics. more...

  • Automation of Finite Element Methodsby Jo?e Korelc; Peter Wriggers

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 146.01

    New finite elements are needed as well in research as in industry environments for the development of virtual prediction techniques. The design and implementation of novel finite elements for specific purposes is a tedious and time consuming task, especially for nonlinear formulations. The automation of this process can help to speed up this process... more...

  • IUTAM Symposium on Computational Methods in Contact Mechanicsby Peter Wriggers; Udo Nackenhorst

    Springer Netherlands 2007; US$ 121.15

    This book contains the proceedings of the IUTAM Symposium held in Hanover, Germany, in November 2006. Coverage includes new mathematical techniques, new discretization techniques, advanced applications of unilateral contact to masonry structures, decohesion analysis and tractive rolling of tires. The book provides a good overview of modern techniques... more...

  • Trends in Computational Contact Mechanicsby Giorgio Zavarise; Peter Wriggers

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2011; US$ 213.40

    This many-faceted topic is a key factor in developing theories into real-world industrial applications. This volume, the edited outcome of the first International Conference on Computational Contact Mechanics, ICCM 09, covers the state of the art in the field. more...

  • Modelling, Simulation and Software Concepts for Scientific-Technological Problemsby Ernst Stephan; Peter Wriggers

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2011; US$ 168.47

    This book includes different contributions that cover interdisciplinary research in Applied and Computational Mechanics. ?High Performance? adaptive numerical methods using finite elements (FEM) and boundary elements (BEM) are described. more...

  • Analysis and Simulation of Contact Problemsby Peter Wriggers; Udo Nackenhorst

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2006; US$ 213.40

    Contact mechanics was and is an important branch in mechanics which covers a broad field of theoretical, numerical and experimental investigations. In this carefully edited book the reader will obtain a state-of-the-art overview on formulation, mathematical analysis and numerical solution procedures of contact problems. The contributions collected... more...

  • Computational Contact Mechanicsby Peter Wriggers; Tod A. Laursen

    Springer Vienna 2008; US$ 134.77

    Topics of this book span the range from spatial and temporal discretization techniques for contact and impact problems with small and finite deformations over investigations on the reliability of micromechanical contact models over emerging techniques for rolling contact mechanics to homogenization methods and multi-scale approaches in contact problems.... more...