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Civil-Comp Proceedings
ISSN 1759-3433
CCP: 57
DEVELOPMENTS IN COMPUTATIONAL MECHANICS WITH HIGH PERFORMANCE COMPUTING
Edited by: B.H.V. Topping

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Preliminaries
1MESH GENERATION AND VISUALISATION  
1.1 Parallel Three-Dimensional Mesh Generator: Algorithms and Implementation
D. Rypl and Z. Bittnar
1
2STATIC AND DYNAMIC LOAD BALANCING  
2.1 Multilevel Mesh Partitioning for Optimising Subdomain Aspect Ratio
C. Walshaw, M. Cross, R. Diekmann and F. Schlimbach
9
2.2 Load Balancing for Aspect Ratio in Adaptive Finite Element Simulations
F. Schlimbach, M. Cross, C. Walshaw and R. Diekmann
21
2.3 Dynamic Load Balancing and Continuum Computation Problems
M.T. Kechadi
31
2.4 Automatic Implementation of Dynamic Load Balancing Strategies for Structured Computational Mechanics Codes
J.N. Rodrigues, S.P. Johnson, C. Walshaw and M. Cross
41
2.5 A Versatile Dynamic Load Balancing Algorithm for Parallel Finite Element Applications
F.J. Lingen
49
2.6 DRAMA: Dynamic Re-Allocation of Meshes for Parallel Finite Element Applications
G. Lonsdale, A. Basermann, J. Fingberg, T. Coupez, H. Digonnet, J. Clinckemaillie, G. Thierry, P. Dannaux, B. Maerten, D. Roose, R. Ducloux and C. Walshaw
61
3PARALLEL AND DISTRIBUTED SOLUTION OF LARGE SCALE PROBLEMS  
3.1 Mixed Formulations and Iterative Solver for the Parallelisation of a Forging Simulation Software by Mesh Partitioning
E. Perchat, L. Fourment and T. Coupez
67
3.2 Iterative and Parallel Solution Strategies for PC based Large Scale, Finite Element Analyses
C. Kasbergen, A. Scarpas and J. Blaauwendraad
73
3.3 Transient FE-Analyses of Silo Buckling Behaviour using Parallel Computers
T. Rottner and K. Schweizerhof
79
3.4 A Parallel Equation Solver Library for Problems from Structural Analysis
I. Lenhardt
87
3.5 The Use of Workstation Clusters to Solve Large Problems of Mechanics
J-F. Lassignardie, Y. Escaig, P. Marin and G. Touzot
95
3.6 A Modified Augmented Lagrangian Method for Nearly Incompressible Problems
M.H.B.M. Shariff
101
3.7 Hierarchical Preconditioners for Higher Order Elements and Applications in Computational Mechanics
A. Meyer
107
3.8 The Parallel Prototype of the Reactive Transport of Solutes Code
I. Benet Llobera, A. Medina Sierra, C. Ayora and J. Carrera
113
4GEOTECHNICAL PROBLEMS  
4.1 Two Dimensional Modelling of Consolidation of Soft Soils using Parallel Finite Element Methods
U. Reichel
121
5FLUID-STRUCTURE INTERACTION PROBLEMS  
5.1 Efficient Partitioned Methods for the Computation of Fluid-Structure Interaction on Parallel Computers
J. Steindorf and H.G. Matthies
127
6DISTRIBUTED ALGEBRAIC SYSTEMS  
6.1 Developing a Distributed System for Algebraic Geometry
W. Schreiner
137
7DISTRIBUTED SIMULATION  
7.1 Distributed Simulation of Agent-Based Systems
G. Theodoropoulos and B. Logan
147
8PARALLEL SOLUTION OF ACOUSTIC PROBLEMS  
8.1 Parallel Computing in the Acoustic and Elastic Wave Propagation in Periodic Media
M. Kafesaki, E.N. Economou and M.M. Sigalas
155
8.2 Trefftz Infinite Elements for Acoustic Computation in Unbounded Domains
I. Harari, P.E. Barbone, P. Barai, M. Slavutin and S. Shmulman
161
8.3 A New Cement to Glue Non-Conforming Grids with Robin Interface Conditions
Y. Achdou, C. Japhet, Y. Maday and F. Nataf
169
9PARALLEL CELLULAR AUTOMATA PROBLEMS  
9.1 Experimenting with Cellular Automata Programming
C.R. Calidonna, C. Di Napoli, M. Mango Furnari and A. Imparato
175
9.2 Parallelising Cellular Automata for the Modelling of Accretion Disks in Close Binary Systems
G. Gorman, N. Wilson and A. Shearer
183
10STRUCTURAL MECHANICS MODELLING AND ANALYSIS  
10.1 Shaking the Bell Tower - Dynamic Experiments to Obtain a Finite Element Model
V. Zabel and C. Bucher
187
10.2 Analysis of Shells with 5/6 DOF Finite Element Formulation
L. Wang, M. Bresser and G. Thierauf
193
10.3 Buckling of Beams of Varying Cross Section under Axial Compression and Biaxial Bending
R. Levy and E. Gal
205
11OPTIMIZATION AND DESIGN  
11.1 Digital Halftoning Optimisation via Genetic Algorithms for Ink Jet Device
J.T. Alander, T. Mantere and T. Pyylampi
211
11.2 Differential Evolution - New Naturally Parallel Approach for Engineering Design Optimization
J. Lampinen
217
11.3 Combination of Evolutionary Strategies and Mathematical Programming for the Optimization of Modular Steel Frames
C. Ebenau and G. Thierauf
229
11.4 Reliability and Failure Probability of Structures
A.-R. Jost and G. Thierauf
235
11.5 A Practical Approach for the Optimum Design of Reinforced Concrete Structures
C. Butenweg, R. Gajewski and G. Thierauf
245
11.6 Evolution Strategies in the Optimal Design of a Laminated Composite Canard Wing
R. Spallino and S. Rizzo
251
11.7 Mapping of Unstructured Finite Element Meshes in Structural Shape Optimisation
D. Kelliher and J.S. Campbell
261

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