04572nam a22005895i 4500001001800000003000900018005001700027007001500044008004100059020003700100024003100137041000800168050001400176072001700190072001800207072002300225072002300248082001700271100002400288245011000312260003800422264003800460300004600498336002600544337002600570338003600596347002400632490005600656505045200712520220701164650001703371650002603388650001703414650001303431650002003444650002703464650001703491650003203508650005603540650003903596650004103635650003303676650004703709710003403756773002003790776003603810830005603846856004403902912001403946942000703960999001503967978-1-84628-205-8DE-He21320141014113455.0cr nn 008mamaa100301s2006 xxk| s |||| 0|eng d a97818462820589978-1-84628-205-87 a10.1007/1-84628-205-52doi aeng 4aTA357-359 7aTGMF2bicssc 7aTGMF12bicssc 7aTEC0090702bisacsh 7aSCI0850002bisacsh04a620.10642231 aLi, Ben Q.eauthor.10aDiscontinuous Finite Elements in Fluid Dynamics and Heat Transferh[electronic resource] /cby Ben Q. Li. 1aLondon :bSpringer London,c2006. 1aLondon :bSpringer London,c2006. aXVII, 578 p. 167 illus.bonline resource. atextbtxt2rdacontent acomputerbc2rdamedia aonline resourcebcr2rdacarrier atext filebPDF2rda1 aComputational Fluid and Solid Mechanics,x1860-482X0 aDiscontinuous Finite Element Procedures -- Shape Functions and Elemental Calculations -- Conduction Heat Transfer and Potential Flows -- Convection-dominated Problems -- Incompressible Flows -- Compressible Fluid Flows -- External Radiative Heat Transfer -- Radiative Transfer in Participating Media -- Free and Moving Boundary Problems -- Micro and Nanoscale Fluid Flow and Heat Transfer -- Fluid Flow and Heat Transfer in Electromagnetic Fields. aThe discontinuous finite element method (also known as the discontinuous Galerkin method) embodies the advantages of both finite element and finite difference methods. It can be used in convection-dominant applications while maintaining geometric flexibility and higher local approximations throught the use of higer-order elements. Element-by element connection propagates the effect of boundary conditions and the local formulation obviates the need for global matrix assembly. All of this adds up to a method which is not unduly memory-intensive and uniquely useful for working with computational dynamics, heat transfer and fluid flow calculations. Discontinuous Finite Elements in Fluid Dynamics and Heat Transfer offers its readers a systematic and practical introduction to the discontinuous finite element method. It moves from a brief review of the fundamental laws and equations governing thermal and fluid systems, through a discussion of different approaches to the formulation of discontinuous finite element solutions for boundary and initial value problems, to their applicaton in a variety of thermal-system and fluid-related problems, including: • heat conduction problems; • convection-dominant problems; • computational compressible flows; • external radiation problems; • internal radiation and radiative transfer; • free- and moving-boundary problems; • micro- and nanoscale heat transfer and fluid flow; • thermal fluid flow under the influence of applied magnetic fields. Mesh generation and adaptivity, parellelization algorithms and a priori and a posteriori error analysis are also introduced and explained, rounding out a comprehensive review of the subject. Each chapter features worked examples and exercises illustrating situations ranging from simple benchmarks to practical engineering questions. This textbook is written to form the foundations of senior undergraduate and graduate learning and also provides scientists, applied mathematicians and research engineers with a thorough treatment of basic concepts, specific techniques and methods for the use of discontinuous Galerkin methods in computational fluid dynamics and heat transfer applications. 0aEngineering. 0aChemical engineering. 0aMathematics. 0aPhysics. 0aThermodynamics. 0aHydraulic engineering.14aEngineering.24aEngineering Fluid Dynamics.24aNumerical and Computational Methods in Engineering.24aMechanics, Fluids, Thermodynamics.24aNumerical and Computational Methods.24aApplications of Mathematics.24aIndustrial Chemistry/Chemical Engineering.2 aSpringerLink (Online service)0 tSpringer eBooks08iPrinted edition:z9781852339883 0aComputational Fluid and Solid Mechanics,x1860-482X40uhttp://dx.doi.org/10.1007/1-84628-205-5 aZDB-2-ENG cEB c2205d2205