Parallel Implementation on the ICAP/3090 of a Boundary Element Method Formulation for Fractional Operator Modeled Viscoelastodynamic Structures

  • Robert D. Ciskowski
  • Vijay Sonnad
  • Ke-jun Xie
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A formulation of the boundary element method (BEM) for dynamic analysis of 3-D viscoelastic structures modeled by the fractional operator constitutive equations is reviewed. Then, the parallel numerical implementation of the BEM formulation on a. large grain parallel system, the ICAP/3090, is discussed.


Boundary Element Method Fractional Operator Registered Trademark Viscoelastic Body Viscoelastic Structure 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Robert D. Ciskowski
    • 1
  • Vijay Sonnad
    • 2
  • Ke-jun Xie
    • 3
  1. 1.Numerically Intensive Computing CenterInternational Business Machines CorporationKingstonUSA
  2. 2.Scientific and Engineering Compulations DepartmentInternational Business Machines CorporationKingstonUSA
  3. 3.Department of Mechanical and Aerospace EngineeringNorth Carolina State UniversityRaleighUSA

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