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Advances in thermal analysis of heterogeneous materials with hybrid finite element methods

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Yi Xiao
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This paper presents an overview on applications of hybrid finite element method to thermal analysis of heterogeneous materials. Recent developments on the hybrid fundamental solution based finite element model (FEM) of heat transfer in nonlinear functionally graded materials (FGMs) and composite materials are described. Formulations for all cases are derived by means of modified variational functional and fundamental solutions. Generation of elemental stiffness equations from the modified variational principle is also discussed. Finally, a brief summary of the approach is provided

Yi Xiao

Finite Element Method, Fundamental Solution, Functionally graded material, composite materials

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Published in : Volume 2 | Issue 2 | March-April - 2016
Date of Publication Print ISSN Online ISSN
2016-04-30 2395-1990 2394-4099
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Yi Xiao, "Advances in thermal analysis of heterogeneous materials with hybrid finite element methods", International Journal of Scientific Research in Science, Engineering and Technology(IJSRSET), Print ISSN : 2395-1990, Online ISSN : 2394-4099, Volume 2, Issue 2, pp.1114-1124, March-April-2016.
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