Contact methods in finite element simulations

G. Kloosterman

    Research output: ThesisPhD Thesis - Research UT, graduation UT

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    Abstract

    The first part of this thesis studies the purely theoretical part, and develops the contact equations in forming, as well as discusses most popular methods to solve it with a sufficient degree of accuracy, stability and efficiency. By retaining a high level of abstractness it is shown that all the popular methods arise from a common form. The second part of this thesis deals with the practicalities of the methods.
    Original languageUndefined
    Supervisors/Advisors
    • Huetink, Han, Supervisor
    Award date20 Dec 2002
    Place of PublicationWageningen
    Publisher
    Print ISBNs90-77172-04-1
    Publication statusPublished - 20 Dec 2002

    Keywords

    • METIS-208164
    • IR-40379

    Cite this

    Kloosterman, G. (2002). Contact methods in finite element simulations. Wageningen: Ponsen & Looijen.