Liu, Wing Kam (1980) Development of finite element procedures for fluid-structure interaction. California Institute of Technology . (Unpublished) http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechEERL:1980.EERL-80-06
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In this thesis the development of finite element procedures for fluid-structure interaction problems is presented. The areas upon which attention is focused are: numerical transient algorithms which emphasize implicit-explicit finite element concepts; finite element kinematical descriptions for modelling fluid subdomains in fluidstructure interaction problems; finite element methodology for nearly incompressible fluids and solids, and beam, plate and shell structures based upon theories which include transverse shear deformations; and finite rotation effects in numerical integration of rate constitutive equations arising in large-deformation analysis. All these nonlinear methodologies have been integrated into a working finite element computer code. A number of numerical examples are presented to demonstrate the effectiveness of these approaches.
|Item Type:||Report or Paper (Technical Report)|
|Additional Information:||PhD, 1981: PB 184078|
|Group:||Earthquake Engineering Research Laboratory|
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|Deposited On:||25 Sep 2001|
|Last Modified:||26 Dec 2012 13:56|
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