Mistakes and Pitfalls, Special Techniques to Build Finite Element Models

  • Anatoly V. Perelmuter
  • Vladimir I. Slivker
Part of the Foundations of Engineering Mechanics book series (FOUNDATIONS)


What we mean by fragmentation is an extraction of some part of a structure from it in order to consequently include only this extracted part, called a fragment, in a design model. Particularly, we above used this technique in Section 4.8. Now we are going to look at it from a bit more general point of view.


Finite Element Model Rigid Body Design Model Special Technique Finite Element Mesh 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Anatoly V. Perelmuter
    • 1
  • Vladimir I. Slivker
    • 2
  1. 1.SCAD GroupKievUkraine
  2. 2.JSC GiprostroymostSaint-PetersburgRussia

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