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    • Magnetotelluric characterization of the alhama de murcia fault (Eastern Betics) - Preliminary results 

      Martí A.; Queralt P.; Ledo J.J.; Marcuello A.; Alvarez-Aramberri J.; Martínez-Díaz J.J. (22nd European Meeting of Environmental and Engineering Geophysics, Near Surface Geoscience 2016, 2016-12-31)
      The Lorca Earthquake (11/5/2011, Mw 5.2) stands as the most destructive in Spain over the last 50 years. It was interpreted as having occurred in an intersegment zone of the strike-slip Alhama de Murcia Fault (AMF). Within ...
    • Many-task computing on many-core architectures 

      Valero-Lara P.; Nookala P.; Pelayo F.L.; Jansson J.; Dimitropoulos S.; Raicu I. (Scalable Computing, 2016-01-01)
      Many-Task Computing (MTC) is a common scenario for multiple parallel systems, such as cluster, grids, cloud and supercomputers, but it is not so popular in shared memory parallel processors. In this sense and given the ...
    • Mesoscopic modelling and simulation of espresso coffee extraction 

      Ellero M.; Navarini L. (Journal of Food Engineering, 2019)
      A mesoscopic model for the simulation of espresso extraction based on the Smoothed Particle Hydrodynamics method is presented. The model incorporates some essential features such as bimodal granulometry (fines-coarses) of ...
    • Modeling of bone conduction of sound in the human head using hp-finite elements: Code design and verification 

      Demkowicz L.; Gatto P.; Kurtz J.; Paszynski M.; Rachowicz W.; Bleszyński E.; Bleszyński M.; Hamilton M.; Champlin C.; Pardo D. (Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering, 2011-12-31)
      We focus on the development of a reliable numerical model for investigating the bone-conduction of sound in the human head. The main challenge of the problem is the lack of fundamental knowledge regarding the transmission ...
    • A multi-domain decomposition-based Fourier finite element method for the simulation of 3D marine CSEM measurements 

      Bakr S.A.; Pardo D. (Computational Geosciences, 2017-01-01)
      We introduce a multi-domain decomposition Fourier finite element (MDDFFE) method for the simulation of three-dimensional (3D) marine controlled source electromagnetic measurement (CSEM). The method combines a 2D finite ...
    • Multi-domain grid refinement for lattice-Boltzmann simulations on heterogeneous platforms 

      Valero-Lara P.; Jansson J. (Proceedings - IEEE 18th International Conference on Computational Science and Engineering, CSE 2015, 2016-01-01)
      The main contribution of the present work consists of several parallel approaches for grid refinement based on a multi-domain decomposition for lattice-Boltzmann simulations. The proposed method for discretizing the fluid ...
    • Multi-objective hierarchic memetic solver for inverse parametric problems 

      Gajda-Zagórska E.; Smolka M.; Schaefer R.; Pardo D.; Alvarez-Aramberri J. (Procedia Computer Science, 2015-12-31)
      We propose a multi-objective approach for solving challenging inverse parametric problems. The objectives are misfits for several physical descriptions of a phenomenon under consideration, whereas their domain is a common ...
    • A multi-objective memetic inverse solver reinforced by local optimization methods 

      Gajda-Zagórska E.; Schaefer R.; Smołka M.; Pardo D.; Alvarez-Aramberri J. (Journal of Computational Science, 2016-09-01)
      We propose a new memetic strategy that can solve the multi-physics, complex inverse problems, formulated as the multi-objective optimization ones, in which objectives are misfits between the measured and simulated states ...
    • Multipreconditioned GMRES for Shifted Systems 

      Bakhos T.; Kitanidis P.K.; Ladenheim S.; Saibaba A.K.; Szyld D. (SIAM Journal on Scientific Computing, 2017-01-01)
      An implementation of GMRES with multiple preconditioners (MPGMRES) is proposed for solving shifted linear systems with shift-and-invert preconditioners. With this type of preconditioner, the Krylov subspace can be built ...
    • Necking in 2D incompressible polyconvex materials: theoretical framework and numerical simulations 

      Mora-Corral C.; Strugaru M. (Quarterly Journal of Mechanics and Applied Mathematics, 2017-06-15)
      We show examples of 2D incompressible isotropic homogeneous hyperelastic materials with a poly-convex stored-energy function that present necking. The construction of the stored-energy function of amaterial satisfying all ...
    • New Simplified Algorithm for the Multiple Rotating Frame Approach in Computational Fluid Dynamics 

      Remaki L.; Ramezani A.; Blanco J. M.; Garcia I. (Journal of Fluids Engineering, 2017-06-02)
      This paper deals with rotating effects simulation of steady flows in turbomachinery. To take into account the rotating nature of the flow, the frozen rotor approach is one of the widely used approaches. This technique, ...
    • New Theory of Flight 

      Hoffman J.; Jansson J.; Claes J. (Journal of Mathematical Fluid Mechanics, 2016-01-01)
      We present a new mathematical theory explaining the fluid mechanics of subsonic flight, which is fundamentally different from the existing boundary layer-circulation theory by Prandtl–Kutta–Zhukovsky formed 100 year ago. ...
    • Non-conforming curved finite element schemes for time-dependent elastic-acoustic coupled problems 

      Rodríguez-Rozas A.; Diaz J. (Journal of Computational Physics, 2016-01-01)
      High-order numerical methods for solving time-dependent acoustic-elastic coupled problems are introduced. These methods, based on Finite Element techniques, allow for a flexible coupling between the fluid and the solid ...
    • Nonlinear computations of heave motions for a generic Wave Energy Converter 

      Janson C.-E.; Shiri A.; Jansson J.; Moragues Ginard M.; Castanon D.; Saavedra L.; Degirmenci C.; Leoni M. (In Vittorio Bucci Alberto Marinò (Eds.), Technology and Science for the Ships of the Future, Proceedings of NAV 2018: 19th International Conference on Ship and Maritime Research, IOS Press BV, 2018)
      A bench-marking activity of numerical methods for analysis of Wave Energy Converters (WEC) was proposed under the Ocean Energy Systems (OES) International Energy Agency (IEA) Task 10 in 2015. The purpose of the benchmark ...
    • Nonobtuse local tetrahedral refinements towards a polygonal face/interface 

      Korotov S.; Křížek M. (Applied Mathematics Letters, 2011-12-31)
      In this note we show how to generate and conformally refine nonobtuse tetrahedral meshes locally in the neighbourhood of a polygonal face or a polygonal interior interface of a three-dimensional domain. The technique ...
    • Normal lubrication force between spherical particles immersed in a shear-thickening fluid 

      Vázquez-Quesada A.; Wagner N.J.; Ellero M. (Physics of Fluids, 2018-12-07)
      In this work, the inverse bi-viscous model [Physics of Fluids 29, 103104 (2017)] is used to describe a shear-thickening fluid. An analytical velocity profile in a planar Poiseuille flow is utilized to calculate an approximate ...
    • A Numerical 1.5D Method for the Rapid Simulation of Geophysical Resistivity Measurements 

      Shahriari M.; Rojas S.; Pardo D.; Rodríguez-Rozas A.; Bakr S.A.; Calo V.M.; Muga I. (Geosciences, 2018-06-14)
      In some geological formations, borehole resistivity measurements can be simulated using a sequence of 1D models. By considering a 1D layered media, we can reduce the dimensionality of the problem from 3D to 1.5D via a ...
    • Numerical investigation of the aerodynamic performance for a wells-type turbine in a wave energy converter 

      Stipcich G.; Ramezani A.; Nava V.; Touzon I.; Sanchez-Lara M.; Remaki L. (MARINE 2015 - Computational Methods in Marine Engineering VI, 2015-12-31)
      Ocean waves constitute an extensive energy resource, whose extraction has been the subject of intense research activity in the last three decades. Among the different variants of Wave Energy Converters, the principle of ...
    • Numerical simulation of the von Kármán sodium dynamo experiment 

      Nore C.; Castanon Quiroz D.; Cappanera L.; Guermond, L.J. (Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 2018-09-03)
      We present hydrodynamic and magnetohydrodynamic (MHD) simulations of liquid sodium flows in the von Kármán sodium (VKS) set-up. The counter-rotating impellers made of soft iron that were used in the successful 2006 experiment ...
    • A numerical study on the hydrodynamic impact of device slenderness and array size in wave energy farms in realistic wave climates 

      Penalba M.; Touzón I.; Lopez-Mendia J.; Nava V. (Ocean Engineering, 2017-07-10)
      The future of wave energy converters lies in the design and realization of farms comprising of several devices, given the level of actual power flow for the individual devices and because of several operational issues. ...