Multifield Analysis

The prediction of the interaction between different physical field such as the mechanical, the thermal or the electric one is at the basis of the development of innovative devices such as the Micro Electro-Mechanical Systems (MEMS).
The solution of the multi-field problem requires the capability to predict complex stress and displacement field. During the last two decades, the refined models based on the Carrera Unified Formulation have been extended to the analysis of the multifield problem. Their accuracy has lead to an accurate solution of the problems considered while their computational efficiency has been exploited to reduce the high computational costs due to the introduction of new fields as the thermal or the electric one.

MUL2 Invesigators

Erasmo Carrera, Maria Cinefra, Matteo Filippi, Stefano Valvano, Enrico ZappinoSeyed Abdollah Sheikholeslami

Related Projects

Development of materials processes and means to enable the application of piezoelectric materials in aero engine controls

 

Read More

Joint research projects with top universities // PoliTO MUL2 - City University of Hong Kong

Advanced theories based on peridynamics and nonlocal mechanics for the multi-scale/multi-field analysis of smart and bio-structures
logo mul2 ter polito HR.jpg SPAOLO.png CityU_logo_2015.svg.png

 

Read More

Multi-scale Composite Material Selection Platform with a Seamless Integration of Materials Models and Multidisciplinary Design Framework 

http://www.composelector.net/

Read More

Joint Project for the internationalization of Research // PoliTO MUL2 - Purdue University

Read More