El grup desenvolupa activitats d'R+D+I en les sis línies següents: 1) Mètode d'elements finits en mecànica de fluids i de sòlids. 2) Mètodes numèrics per a problemes d'interacció fluid-estructura. 3) Mètodes d'elements finits per a estructures amb materials compostos. 4) Anàlisi de fluxos amb partícules. 5) Nous mètodes d'elements finits i discrets. 6) Mètodes d'optimització robusta.

El grupo desarrolla actividades d'I+D+I en las seis líneas siguientes: 1) Método de elementos finitos en mecánica de fluïdos y de sólidos. 2) Métodos numéricos para problemas de interacción fluido-estructura. 3) Métodos de elementos finitos para estructuras con materiales compuestos. 4) Análisis de flujos con partículas. 5) Nuevos métodos de elementos finitos y discretos. 6) Métodos de optimización robusta.

El grupo desarrolla actividades d'I+D+I en las seis líneas siguientes: 1) Método de elementos finitos en mecánica de fluïdos y de sólidos. 2) Métodos numéricos para problemas de interacción fluido-estructura. 3) Métodos de elementos finitos para estructuras con materiales compuestos. 4) Análisis de flujos con partículas. 5) Nuevos métodos de elementos finitos y discretos. 6) Métodos de optimización robusta.

El grupo desarrolla actividades d'I+D+I en las seis líneas siguientes: 1) Método de elementos finitos en mecánica de fluïdos y de sólidos. 2) Métodos numéricos para problemas de interacción fluido-estructura. 3) Métodos de elementos finitos para estructuras con materiales compuestos. 4) Análisis de flujos con partículas. 5) Nuevos métodos de elementos finitos y discretos. 6) Métodos de optimización robusta.

Recent Submissions

  • Analytical design method for the improvement of steel structures stability 

    Bové Tous, Oriol; Casafont Ribera, Miguel; Ferrer Ballester, Miquel; López Almansa, Francisco; Roure Fernández, Francisco (2021-09)
    Article
    Open Access
    This article presents a design method for the improvement of steel structures stability by modifying their structural elements parameters. The available parameters can be selected from a predefined list of stiffness and ...
  • Comparison Between Two Types of Seismic Tests of Racking Systems 

    Bové Tous, Oriol; Ferrer Ballester, Miquel; López Almansa, Francisco; Roure Fernández, Francisco (2021-09)
    Article
    Open Access
    This paper is the result of both experimental and numeric analyses on pallet rack components. Two cyclic testing protocols for beam-end connectors of adjustable racking systems are compared; such experiments are named as ...
  • ExaQUte: D6.4 Report on stochastic optimisation for unsteady problems 

    Ayoul-Guilmard, Quentin; Nobile, Fabio; Ganesh, Sundar; Núñez Corbacho, Marc; Kodakkal, Anoop; Soriano Ortiz, Cecilia; Rossi, Riccardo (2021-01-13)
    External research report
    Open Access
    This report brings together methodological research on stochastic optimisation and work on benchmark and target applications of the ExaQute project, with a focus on unsteady problems. A practical, general method for the ...
  • Factors for the automation of the creation of virtual reality experiences to raise awareness of occupational hazards on construction sites 

    Mora Serrano, Javier; Muñoz La Rivera, Felipe; Valero López, Ignacio (2021-06)
    Article
    Open Access
    Two of the differential characteristics of the AECO sector (architecture, engineering, construction and operation) are barriers for the mass creation of training materials for its workers. On the one hand, the workplace ...
  • Comparison among design solutions for precast buildings in medium-to-moderate seismicity zones 

    Eskubi Ugarte, Juan Ignacio; López Almansa, Francisco (World Conference on Earthquake Engineering, 2021)
    Conference report
    Restricted access - publisher's policy
    This paper compares, mainly in terms of construction cost and rapidity, two seismic-resisting systems for low-to-midrise precast buildings in moderate-to-medium seismicity zones (in Spain): (i) ordinary buildings accounting ...
  • ExaQUte: D1.4 Final public release of the solver 

    Ayoul-Guilmard, Quentin; Ganesh, Sundar; Nobile, Fabio; Badia Sala, Rosa Maria; Ejarque, Jorge; Cirrottola, Luca; Froehly, Algiane; Keith, Brendan; Kodakkal, Anoop; Núñez Corbacho, Marc; Roig Pina, Carlos Alejandro; Rossi, Riccardo; Tosi, Riccardo; Soriano Ortiz, Cecilia (2020-11-30)
    External research report
    Open Access
    This deliverable presents the final software release of Kratos Multiphysics, together with the XMC library, Hyperloom and PyCOMPSs API definitions [13]. This release also contains the latest developements on MPI parallel ...
  • ExaQUte: D1.3 First public release of the solver 

    Ayoul-Guilmard, Quentin; Badia Sala, Rosa Maria; Ejarque, Jorge; Ganesh, Sundar; Nobile, Fabio; Núñez Corbacho, Marc; Soriano Ortiz, Cecilia; Roig Pina, Carlos Alejandro; Rossi, Riccardo; Tosi, Riccardo (2020-05-29)
    External research report
    Open Access
    This deliverable presents the software release of Kratos Multiphysics, together with the XMC library, Hyperloom and PyCOMPSs API definition [8]. This report is meant to serve as a supplement to the public release of the ...
  • A Lagrangian nodal integration method for free-surface fluid flows 

    Franci, Alessandro; Cremonesi, Massimiliano; Perego, Umberto; Oñate Ibáñez de Navarra, Eugenio (2020-04)
    Article
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    We present a Lagrangian nodal integration method for the simulation of Newtonian and non-Newtonian free-surface fluid flows. The proposed nodal Lagrangian method uses a finite element mesh to discretize the computational ...
  • Simulations of landslide wave generation and propagation using the particle finite element method 

    Mulligan, Ryan P.; Franci, Alessandro; Celigueta Jordana, Miguel Ángel; Take, William Andrew (Wiley, 2020-06)
    Article
    Open Access
    In this study, the impulse waves generated by highly mobile slides in large-scale flume experiments are reproduced numerically with the Particle Finite Element Method (PFEM). The numerical technique combines a Lagrangian ...
  • A fully Lagrangian formulation for fluid-structure interaction problems with free-surface flows and fracturing solids 

    Cornejo Velázquez, Alejandro; Franci, Alessandro; Zárate Araiza, José Francisco; Oñate Ibáñez de Navarra, Eugenio (2021-07)
    Article
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    This paper presents a novel coupled formulation for fluid-structure interaction (FSI) problems involving free-surface fluid flows, fracture phenomena, solid mutual contact and large displacements. The numerical formulation ...
  • 3D simulation of Vajont disaster. Part 2: multi-failure scenarios 

    Franci, Alessandro; Cremonesi, Massimiliano; Perego, Umberto; Oñate Ibáñez de Navarra, Eugenio; Crosta, Giovanni Battista (2020-12)
    Article
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    Prediction of multi-hazard slope stability events requires an informed and judicious choice of the possible scenarios. An incorrect definition of landslide conditions in terms of expected failure volume, material behavior, ...
  • Suitability of seismic isolation for buildings founded on soft soil. Case study of a RC building in Shanghai 

    López Almansa, Francisco; Weng, Dagen; Li, Tao; Alfarah, Bashar (2020-12-01)
    Article
    Open Access
    Base (seismic) isolation is a promising technology for seismic protection of buildings and other constructions. Nowadays, it is accepted that such a technique is efficient and reliable; however, it has two major limitations: ...

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