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Key FEMDEM papers

Key FEMDEM papers 1998-2004

Munjiza, A. and Andrews, K.R.F. 1998. NBS contact detection algorithm for bodies of similar size. International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering. 43, 131-149.

Munjiza, A., Andrews, K.R.F., White, J.K. 1999. Combined single and smeared crack model in combined finite-discrete element analysis. International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering, 44, 41-57.

Munjiza, A. and Andrews, K.R.F. 2000. Penalty function method for combined finite-discrete element systems comprising large number of separate bodies. International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering. 49, 1377-1396.

Munjiza, A., Latham, J.P., Andrews, K.R.F. 2000. Detonation gas model for the combined finite-discrete element modelling of fracture and fragmentation. International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering. 49, 1495-1520.

Latham, J.P., Lu, Y., Munjiza, A. 2001. A random method for simulating loose packs of angular particles using tetrahedra. Geotechnique, 51, 871-879.

Munjiza, A., John, N.W.M. 2001. Mesh size sensitivity of the combined FEM/DEM fracture and fragmentation algorithms. Engineering Fracture Mechanics, 69(2), 281-295.

Latham, J.P., Munjiza, A., Lu, Y. 2002. On the prediction of void porosity and packing of rock particulates. Powder Technology, 125(1), 10-27.

Munjiza, A., Latham, J.P., John, N.W.M. 2003. 3D dynamics of discrete element systems comprising irregular discrete elements. International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering, 56, 35-55.

Munjiza, A. Latham, J.P. 2004. Some computational and algorithmic developments in computational mechanics of discontinua. In Theme issue of Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society, invited contribution, 362(1822), 1817-1835.

Latham, J.P., Munjiza, A. 2004. The modelling of particle systems with real shapes. Theme issue of Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society, invited contribution, 362(1822), 1953-1973.

Rougier, E., Munjiza, A., John, N.W.M. 2004. Numerical comparison of some explicit time integration schemes used in DEM, FEM/DEM and molecular dynamics. International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering. 61, 856-879.