Coupled DEM-FEM Analysis of Granular Materials

  • Shunying JiEmail author
  • Lu Liu
Part of the Springer Tracts in Mechanical Engineering book series (STME)


The finite element method (FEM) is mature in theory. It has the advantage of being suitable for solving continuum problems with the characteristics of accurate and reliable numerical results and high efficiency when modelling small deformation problems.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Engineering MechanicsDalian University of TechnologyDalianChina
  2. 2.Department of Engineering MechanicsDalian University of TechnologyDalianChina

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