DGFEM for interaction of fluids and nonlinear elasticity

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Miloslav Feistauer Martin Hadrava Adam Kosík Jaromír Horáček


This paper is concerned with the numerical simulation of the interaction of compressible viscous flow with  elastic structures. The flow is described by the compressible Navier-Stokes equations written in the arbitrary Lagrangian-Eulerian (ALE) form. For the elastic deformation we use 2D linear elasticity and nonlinear  St.~Venant-Kirchhoff and neo-Hookean  models. The discretization of both flow problem and elasticity problem is realized by the discontinuous Galerkin finite element method (DGFEM).  The main attention is paid to testing the DGFEM applied to the solution of elasticity problems. Then we present an example of the fluid-structure interaction (FSI). The applicability of the developed technique is demonstrated by several numerical experiments. 

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Feistauer, M., Hadrava, M., Kosík, A., & Horáček, J. (2016). DGFEM for interaction of fluids and nonlinear elasticity. Proceedings Of The Conference Algoritmy, , 74-83. Retrieved from http://www.iam.fmph.uniba.sk/amuc/ojs/index.php/algoritmy/article/view/396/313


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