Recent Advances in Boundary Element Methods and their Solid Mechanics Applications

Suggested readings

H. Antes and P.D. Panagiotopoulos, Boundary Integral Approach to Static and Dynamic Contact Problems, Birkhauser Verlag, Basel, 1992.
D.E. Beskos, Dynamic inelastic structural analysis by boundary element methods, Archives of Computational Methods in Engineering, 2, 55–87, 1995.
D.E. Beskos, Boundary element methods in dynamic analysis: Part II (1986–1996), Applied Mechanics Reviews, 50, 149–197, 1997.
M. Bonnet, Boundary Integral Equation Methods for Solids and Fluids, Wiley, London, 1999.
M. Bonnet, G. Maier and C. Polizzotto, On symmetric Galerkin boundary element method, Applied Mechanics Reviews, 51, 669–704, 1998.
T. Burczynski, G. Kuhn, H. Antes and M. Nowakowski, Boundary element formulation of shape sensitivity analysis for defect identification in free vibration problem, Engineering Analysis with Boundary Elements, 19, 167–175, 1997.
J. Dominguez, Boundary Elements in Dynamics, Computational Mech. Publications, Southampton, 1993.
A. Frangi and G. Maier, Dynamic elastic-plastic analysis by a symmetric Galerkin boundary element method with time-independent kernels, Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering, 171, 281–308, 1999.
E.S. Mistakidis and G.E. Stavroulakis, Nonconvex Optimization in Mechanics: Algorithms, Heuristics and Engineering Applications by FEM, Kluwer Academic Publishers, Dordrecht, 1998.

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