Particle-Based Methods

Fundamentals and Applications

  • Eugenio Oñate
  • Roger Owen

Part of the Computational Methods in Applied Sciences book series (COMPUTMETHODS, volume 25)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
  2. E. Oñate, S. R. Idelsohn, M. A. Celigueta, R. Rossi, J. Marti, J. M. Carbonell et al.
    Pages 1-49
  3. Paul W. Cleary, Mahesh Prakash, Matt D. Sinnott, Murray Rudman, Raj Das
    Pages 89-111
  4. S. R. Idelsohn, M. Mier-Torrecilla, J. Marti, E. Oñate
    Pages 135-158
  5. B. Schneider, G. A. D’Addetta, E. Ramm
    Pages 159-185
  6. Luc Sibille, Florent Prunier, François Nicot, Félix Darve
    Pages 187-210
  7. C. Wellmann, P. Wriggers
    Pages 211-231
  8. Hitoshi Matsubara, Shigeo Iraha, Genki Yagawa, Doosam Song
    Pages 233-245
  9. Jerzy Rojek, Eugenio Oñate, Carlos Labra, Hubert Kargl
    Pages 247-267

About this book


This book contains 11 chapters written by relevant scientists in the field of particle-based methods and their applications in engineering and applied sciences. The chapters cover most particle-based techniques used in practice including the discrete element method, the smooth particle hydrodynamic method and the particle finite element method. The book will be of interest to researchers and engineers interested in the fundamentals of particle-based methods and their applications.


element method finite element hydrodynamic method numerical analysis particle-based method

Editors and affiliations

  • Eugenio Oñate
    • 1
  • Roger Owen
    • 2
  1. 1.Technical University of Catalonia (UPC)CIMNEBarcelonaSpain
  2. 2., Civil Engineering DepartmentUniversity College of SwanseaSwanseaUnited Kingdom

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media B.V. 2011
  • Publisher Name Springer, Dordrecht
  • eBook Packages Engineering
  • Print ISBN 978-94-007-0734-4
  • Online ISBN 978-94-007-0735-1
  • Series Print ISSN 1871-3033
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