Group member Nathan Shauer is the winner of the Best Student Poster in Computational Fluid Mechanics Competition at the 16th US National Congress on Computational Mechanics (USNCCM), July 25-29, 2021. Nathan’s poster was titled “A Three-Dimensional Generalized Finite Element Method for the Simulation of Wave Propagation in Fluid-Filled Fractures“. You can watch his poster presentation here and the announcement of his award here. Congratulations, Nathan!

The recording of the lecture delivered by Prof. Duarte at the 14th World Congress on Computational Mechanics, Jan 11-15, 2021, is available at Slideslive. Prof. Duarte presented a Non-Intrusive Coupling of Abaqus and a 3-D Scale-Bridging Generalized Finite Element Method. This multiscale method is described in the recent paper Non-intrusive Coupling of a 3-D Generalized Finite Element Method and Abaqus for the Multiscale Analysis of Localized Defects and Structural Features.

Group member Nathan Shauer is the winner of the 2021 ASCE EMI Computational Mechanics Committee Student Presentation Competition. The competition was held at the Engineering Mechanics Institute Conference and Probabilistic Mechanics & Reliability Conference, May 25-28, 2021. Nathan presented “Simulation of Wave Propagation in Fluid-filled Fractures within a GFEM Framework“. Congratulations, Nathan!

Group member Lishen He is the winner of the Best Student Presentation Award from the XXIII International Conference in Computational Methods in Waters Resources – CMWR 2020, Stanford December 14-17, 2020. Lishen presented “A Multi-Space-Time-Scale Generalized FEM with Transient Local Problems (T-GFEMgl) for Parabolic and Hyperbolic Problems”. Congratulations Lishen!

The recording of the plenary lecture delivered by Prof. Duarte at the 15th U.S. National Congress on Computational Mechanics is available on YouTube. Presentation slides are available on ResearchGate. Here is a photo of the event.

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