Multiphysics Modeling: Numerical Methods and Engineering Applications

Tsinghua University Press Computational Mechanics Series

Edited by

  • Qun Zhang, INTESIM (Dalian) Co., Ltd. Dalian , China
  • Song Cen, Department of Engineering Mechanics, School of Aerospace, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China

Multiphysics Modeling: Numerical Methods and Engineering Applications, describes the basic principles and methods for multiphysics modeling, covering related physics such as structure mechanics, fluid dynamics, heat transfer, electromagnetic field, and noise.

It provides the latest information on basic numerical methods, also considering coupled problems spanning fluid-solid interaction, thermal-stress coupling, fluid-solid-thermal coupling, electromagnetic solid thermal fluid coupling, and structure-noise coupling.

Users will find a comprehensive book that covers background theory, algorithms, key technologies, and applications for each coupling method.

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Engineers and researchers facing multiphysics problems as part of the design, modeling and analysis of complex engineering systems.


Book information

  • Published: December 2015
  • ISBN: 978-0-12-407709-6

Table of Contents

1. Introduction to multiphysics modeling

2. Numerical formulations: structure, fluid, thermal, electromagnetic, noise

3. Coupling phenomena and formulations

4. Classification of coupling methods and interface conditions

5. Strong coupling methods

6. Weak coupling methods

7. Inter-solver coupling technique

8. Morphing and remeshing scheme for nonstructural fields

9. Reliability based design optimization for multiphysics problems

10. Code implementation for multiphysics modeling

11. Engineering applications of multiphysics problems