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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 ... 
Automatic fitting of conical envelopes to freeform surfaces for flank CNC machining
(Computer Aided Design, 201710)We propose a new algorithm to detect patches of freeform surfaces that can be well approximated by envelopes of a rotational cone under a rigid body motion. These conical envelopes are a preferable choice from the ... 
Necking in 2D incompressible polyconvex materials: theoretical framework and numerical simulations
(Quarterly Journal of Mechanics and Applied Mathematics, 20170615)We show examples of 2D incompressible isotropic homogeneous hyperelastic materials with a polyconvex storedenergy function that present necking. The construction of the storedenergy function of amaterial satisfying all ... 
Fusionbased variational image dehazing
(IEEE Signal Processing Letters, 20170201)We propose a novel imagedehazing technique based on the minimization of two energy functionals and a fusion scheme to combine the output of both optimizations. The proposed fusionbased variational imagedehazing (FVID) ... 
Gaussian quadrature rules for $C^1$ quintic splines with uniform knot vectors
(Journal of Computational and Applied Mathematics, 20170322)We provide explicit quadrature rules for spaces of $C^1$ quintic splines with uniform knot sequences over finite domains. The quadrature nodes and weights are derived via an explicit recursion that avoids numerical solvers. ... 
Towards optimal advection using stretchmaximizing stream surfaces
(Computer Aided Geometric Design, 20170301)We investigate a class of stream surfaces that expand in time as much as possible. Given a vector field, we look for seed curves that locally propagate in time in a stretchmaximizing manner, i.e., curves that infinitesimally ...