Advances in Meshfree Techniques


ISBN: 978-1-4020-6094-6 (Print) 978-1-4020-6095-3 (Online)
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Table of contents (15 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-viii

  2. Book Chapter

    Pages 1-26

    A Global-Local Approach for the Construction of Enrichment Functions for the Generalized FEM and Its Application to Three-Dimensional Cracks

  3. Book Chapter

    Pages 27-38

    Study of Some Optimal XFEM Type Methods

  4. Book Chapter

    Pages 39-53

    Generalized Finite Element Method in Mixed Variational Formulation: A Study of Convergence and Solvability

  5. Book Chapter

    Pages 55-76

    Stability in Lagrangian and Semi-Lagrangian Reproducing Kernel Discretizations Using Nodal Integration in Nonlinear Solid Mechanics

  6. Book Chapter

    Pages 77-95

    Simulation of Forming Processes by the α-Shapes-Based Natural Element Method

  7. Book Chapter

    Pages 97-121

    New Advances in Meshless Methods: Coupling Natural Element and Moving Least Squares Techniques

  8. Book Chapter

    Pages 123-145

    Eliminating Shear-Locking in Meshless Methods: A Critical Overview and a New Framework for Structural Theories

  9. Book Chapter

    Pages 147-167

    FEM/SPH Coupling Technique for High Velocity Impact Simulations

  10. Book Chapter

    Pages 169-186

    On the Construction of Mass Conservative and Meshless Adaptive Particle Advection Methods

  11. Book Chapter

    Pages 187-197

    Spectral-Like Accuracy in Space of a Meshless Vortex Method

  12. Book Chapter

    Pages 199-219

    A Hybrid Meshless/Spectral-Element Method for the Shallow Water Equations on the Sphere

  13. Book Chapter

    Pages 221-239

    Iterated Approximate Moving Least Squares Approximation

  14. Book Chapter

    Pages 241-256

    A Kansa Type Method Using Fundamental Solutions Applied to Elliptic PDEs

  15. Book Chapter

    Pages 257-282

    From Global to Local Radial Basis Function Collocation Method for Transport Phenomena

  16. Book Chapter

    Pages 283-310

    Computation of Static Deformations and Natural Frequencies of Shear Deformable Plates by an RBF-Pseudospectral Method with an Optimal Shape Parameter

  17. Back Matter

    Pages 311-314