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ExplicitinTime GoalOriented Adaptivity
(Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering, 20190415)Goaloriented adaptivity is a powerful tool to accurately approximate physically relevant solution features for partial differential equations. In time dependent problems, we seek to represent the error in the quantity of ... 
Source time reversal (STR) method for linear elasticity
(Computers & Mathematics with Applications, 2018)We study the problem of source reconstruction for a linear elasticity problem applied to seismicity induced by mining. We assume the source is written as a variable separable function $\mathbf{f(x)}\>g(t)$ . We first present ... 
Fast Onedimensional Finite Element Approximation of Geophysical Measurements
(2018)There exist a wide variety of geophysical prospection methods. In this work, we focus on resistivity methods. We categorize these resistivity prospection methods according to their acquisition location as (a) on the surface, ... 
Gaussian quadrature for $C^1$ cubic CloughTocher macrotriangles
(Journal of Computational and Applied Mathematics, 20181031)A numerical integration rule for multivariate cubic polynomials over ndimensional simplices was designed by Hammer and Stroud [14]. The quadrature rule requires n + 2 quadrature points: the barycentre of the simplex and ... 
Generalization of the Pythagorean Eigenvalue Error Theorem and its Application to Isogeometric Analysis
(Numerical Methods for PDEs, 20181013)This chapter studies the effect of the quadrature on the isogeometric analysis of the wave propagation and structural vibration problems. The dispersion error of the isogeometric elements is minimized by optimally blending ... 
A Numerical 1.5D Method for the Rapid Simulation of Geophysical Resistivity Measurements
(Geosciences, 20180614)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 ... 
Goaloriented adaptivity using unconventional error representations for the multidimensional Helmholtz equation
(International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering, 20170627)In goal‐oriented adaptivity, the error in the quantity of interest is represented using the error functions of the direct and adjoint problems. This error representation is subsequently bounded above by element‐wise error ... 
Refined Isogeometric Analysis for a Preconditioned Conjugate Gradient Solver
(Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering, 20180615)Starting from a highly continuous Isogeometric Analysis (IGA) discretization, refined Isogeometric Analysis (rIGA) introduces $C^0$ hyperplanes that act as separators for the direct LU factorization solver. As a result, ... 
On numerical quadrature for $C^1$ quadratic PowellSabin 6split macrotriangles
(Journal of Computational and Applied Mathematics, 20180801)The quadrature rule of Hammer and Stroud [16] for cubic polynomials has been shown to be exact for a larger space of functions, namely the $C^1$ cubic CloughTocher spline space over a macrotriangle if and only if the ... 
REFINED ISOGEOMETRIC ANALYSIS: A SOLVERBASED DISCRETIZATION METHOD
(20180622)Isogeometric analysis (IGA) is a computational approach frequently employed nowadays to study problems governed by partial differential equations (PDEs). This approach defines the geometry using conventional computeraided ... 
Efficient quadrature rules for subdivision surfaces in isogeometric analysis
(Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering, 201810)We introduce a new approach to numerical quadrature on geometries defined by subdivision surfaces based on quad meshes in the context of isogeometric analysis. Starting with a sparse control mesh, the subdivision process ... 
Fast 2.5D Finite Element Simulations of Borehole Resistivity Measurements
(Computational Geosciences, 20180529)We develop a rapid 2.5dimensional (2.5D) finite element method for simulation of borehole resistivity measurements in transversely isotropic (TI) media. The method combines arbitrary highorder $H^1$  and $H$ (curl)conforming ... 
Finite Element Simulations of LoggingWhileDrilling and ExtraDeep Azimuthal Resistivity Measurements using NonFitting Grids
(Computational Geosciences, 20180427)We propose a discretization technique using nonfitting grids to simulate magnetic fieldbased resistivity logging measurements. Nonfitting grids are convenient because they are simpler to generate and handle than fitting ... 
Highlyaccurate 5axis flank CNC machining with conical tools
(The International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology, 201804)A new method for $5$axis flank computer numerically controlled (CNC) machining using a predefined set of tappered ballendmill tools (aka conical) cutters is proposed. The space of lines that admit tangential motion of ... 
Super Abrasive Machining of Integral Rotary Components Using Grinding Flank Tools
(Metals, 20180101)Manufacturing techniques that are applied to turbomachinery components represent a challenge in the aeronautic sector. These components require high resistant superalloys in order to satisfy the extreme working conditions ... 
GoalOriented Adaptivity using Unconventional Error Representations
(201709)In GoalOriented Adaptivity (GOA), the error in a Quantity of Interest (QoI) is represented using global error functions of the direct and adjoint problems. This error representation is subsequently bounded above by ... 
Dispersionminimizing quadrature rules for $C^1$ quadratic isogeometric analysis
(Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering, 20170920)We develop quadrature rules for the isogeometric analysis of wave propagation and structural vibrations that minimize the discrete dispersion error of the approximation. The rules are optimal in the sense that they only ... 
GoalOriented pAdaptivity using Unconventional Error Representations for a 1D Steady State ConvectionDiffusion Problem
(Procedia Computer Science, 2017)This work proposes the use of an alternative error representation for GoalOriented Adaptivity (GOA) in context of steady state convection dominated diffusion problems. It introduces an arbitrary operator for the computation ... 
ICCS 2017 Workshop on AgentBased Simulations, Adaptive Algorithms and Solvers
(Procedia Computer Science, 2017)This workshop seeks to integrate results from different domains of computer science, computational science, and mathematics. We welcome simulation papers, either hard simulations using finite element or finite difference ... 
Optimally refined isogeometric analysis
(Procedia Computer Science, 201706)Performance of direct solvers strongly depends upon the employed discretization method. In particular, it is possible to improve the performance of solving Isogeometric Analysis (IGA) discretizations by introducing multiple ...