User Presentations &
Poster Session

Over 150 presentations on multiphysics simulation will be given at the conference by our users. By attending these sessions, you can connect with your colleagues and learn from their experience using COMSOL Multiphysics. The program includes
moderated user presentation sessions and a grand poster session.

Below, you will find a sample of the papers and posters being presented at this year's conference. Additional submissions will be posted here as they are reviewed and published.

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Presentation sessions

Wednesday, October 10

Multiphysics I
Chemical Reaction Engineering I
Computational Fluid Dynamics I
Heat Transfer & Phase Change I
Structural Mechanics & Thermal Stresses I
Transport Phenomena I
AC/DC Electromagnetics I
MEMS, Microfluidics & Piezoelectric Devices I
Batteries, Fuel Cells & Electrochemical Processes
Structural Mechanics & Thermal Stresses II
Heat Transfer & Phase Change II
Computational Fluid Dynamics II
Multiphysics II
Chemical Reaction Engineering II
Transport Phenomena II
AC/DC Electromagnetics II
MEMS, Microfluidics & Piezoelectric Devices II
Poster Session

Thursday, October 11

Acoustics & Vibrations I
RF & Microwave Engineering
Computational Fluid Dynamics III
Heat Transfer & Phase Change III
Structural Mechanics & Thermal Stresses III
Geophysics & Geomechanics I
Bioscience & Bioengineering I
Optimization & Simulation Methods I
Optics, Photonics & Semiconductors
Acoustics & Vibrations II
Heat Transfer & Phase Change IV
Optimization & Simulation Methods II
Bioscience & Bioengineering II
Bioscience & Bioengineering III
Geophysics & Geomechanics II
Geophysics & Geomechanics III
Poster Session

User Talks

Wednesday, October 10

Multiphysics I

Wednesday, October 10, 4:45pm - 5:45pm
Room: Washington A
Moderator: Lorenzo Spicci, Esaote
Ampacity Simulation of a High Voltage Cable Used in Offshore Wind Farms

E. Pelster1
1Wenger Engineering, Ulm, Germany
Coupled Electric-Thermal-Fluid Analysis of High Voltage Bushing

G. Eriksson1
1ABB, Corporate Research, Västerås, Sweden
Modeling of the Photo-Mechanical Response of Liquid-Crystal Elastomers

G. Cerretti1 J.-C. Gomez-Lavocat12 K. Vynck1 D.S. Wiersma13
1European Laboratory for Non-Linear Spectroscopy (LENS), University of Florence, Sesto Fiorentino, Italy
2The Institute of Photonic Sciences (ICFO), Mediterranean Technology Park, Castelldefels, Spain
3Istituto Nazionale di Ottica (INO), National Research Council (CNR), Florence, Italy
Multiphysics Modeling of a Metal Foam

B. Chinè 13 M. Monno2
1Laboratorio MUSP, Macchine Utensili e Sistemi di Produzione, Piacenza, Italy
2Politecnico di Milano, Dipartimento di Meccanica, Milano, Italy
3Instituto Tecnologico de Costa Rica, Cartago, Costa Rica
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Chemical Reaction Engineering I

Wednesday, October 10, 4:45pm - 5:45pm
Room: Gazebo
Moderator: Ed Fontes, COMSOL
Ammonia Removal From Water by a Liquid-Liquid Membrane Contactor Under a Closed Loop Regime

E. Licon1 S. Casas1 A. Alcaraz1 J.L. Cortina1 C. Valderrama1
1Universitat Politécnica de Catalunya, Barcelona, Spain
Coupled Hydrochemical Modeling for the Optimal Design of an In-situ Redox Experiment

P. Trinchero1 J. Molinero1 G. Román-Ross1 A. Nardi1 L.M. De Vries1 T. Karvonen2 P. Pitkänen3
1Amphos 21, Barcelona, Spain
2WaterHope, Helsinki, Finland
3Posiva, Eurajoki, Finland
Modeling the Chemical Decomposition of Sodium Carbonate Peroxyhydrate

M. Brundu1 V. Guida1
1Procter & Gamble Italia, Pomezia, Roma, Italy
Numerical Simulations of Methane Aromatization with and without a Ceramic Hydrogen Separation Membrane

Z. Li1 C. Kjølseth2 S. Hernandez Morejudo3 R. Haugsrud1
1University of Oslo, Department of Chemistry, FERMiO, Oslo, Norway
2Protia, Oslo, Norway
3University of Oslo, Department of Chemistry, InGAP, Oslo, Norway
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Computational Fluid Dynamics I

Wednesday, October 10, 4:45pm - 5:45pm
Room: Manzoni
Moderator: Christoph Hartwig, Ostfalia University of Applied Sciences
A Simplified Numerical Model for Simulating Sliding Door and Surgical Staff Movement in an Operating Theater

C. Balocco1
1Dipartimento di Energetica, Università di Firenze, Firenze, Italy
3D Modeling of Urban Areas for Built Environment Applications Using COMSOL

J. van Schijndel1
1Eindhoven University of Technology, Eindhoven, The Netherlands
COMSOL Computational Fluid Dynamics for Microreactors Used in Volatile Organic Compounds Catalytic Elimination

M. Olea1 S. Odiba1 S. Hodgson1 A. Adgar1
1School of Science and Engineering, Teesside University, Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
Determination and Verification of the Forchheimer Coefficients for Ceramic Foam Filters using COMSOL CFD Modeling

M.W. Kennedy1 K. Zhang1 J.A. Bakken1 R.E. Aune1
1Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
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Heat Transfer & Phase Change I

Wednesday, October 10, 4:45pm - 5:45pm
Room: Foscolo
Moderator: Giuseppe Petrone, BE CAE & Test
An Integrated Numerical-Experimental Approach for Heat Transfer Analysis of Industrial Furnaces

G. Petrone1 A. Adorisio2 S. Adorisio2 M. Calderisi3 A. Cecchi3 M. Scionti1 F. Turchi3
1BE CAE & Test, Catania, Italy
2Gadda Industrie, Ivrea, Italy
3Laboratori Archa, Pisa, Italy
Keyhole Formation During Spot Laser Welding: Heat and Fluid Flow Modeling in a 2D Axisymmetric Configuration

M. Courtois1 M. Carin2 P. LeMasson2 S. Gaied 1
1ArcelorMittal, Global R&D, Montataire, France
2LIMATB Laboratory, Université de Bretagne Sud, Lorient, France
Numerical Analysis of Conjugate Heat Transfer in Foams

N. Bianco1 R. Capuano1 W.K.S. Chiu2 S. Cunsolo1 V. Naso1 M. Oliviero1
1DETEC, Università degli Studi Federico II, Napoli, Italy
2Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT, USA
Thermal Simulations of a LED Light Using COMSOL Multiphysics

M. Maaspuro1
1University of Turku, Turku, FInland
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Structural Mechanics & Thermal Stresses I

Wednesday, October 10, 4:45pm - 5:45pm
Room: Parini
Moderator: Davide Sarchi, Montres Breguet
A Parametric Study on the Dynamic Behavior of Cable Supported Bridges Under Moving Loads Affected by Accidental Failure Mechanisms

P. Lonetti1 A. Pascuzzo1 R. Sarubbo1
1Department of Structural Engineering, University of Calabria, Rende, Cosenza, Italy
Designing Materials for Mechanical Invisibility Cloaks

P. Olsson1 F. Larsson1 A. Khlopotin1 S. Razanica1
1Chalmers University of Technology, Gothenburg, Sweden
Fretting Wear and Fatigue Analysis of a Modular Implant for Total Hip Replacement

M.S. Yeoman1 A. Cizinauskas1 D. Rangaswamy1
1Continuum Blue, Tredomen, Ystrad Mynach, United Kingdom
Simulation of Impact Damage in a Composite Plate and Its Detection

V. Pavelko1 I. Pavelko1 M. Smolyaninovs1 H. Pffeifer2 M. Wevers2
1Riga Technical University, Riga, Latvia
2Catholic University Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
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Transport Phenomena I

Wednesday, October 10, 4:45pm - 5:45pm
Room: Porta
Moderator: Bjorn Sjodin, COMSOL
A Theoretical Model for the Control of Color Degradation and Microbial Spoilage Occurring in Food Convective Drying

S. Curcio1 M. Aversa1
1University of Calabria, Department of Engineering Modeling, Rende, Cosenza, Italy
Comparison of Heat and Mass Transport at the Micro-Scale

E. Holzbecher1 S. Oehlmann1
1Georg-August Universität Göttingen, Göttingen, Germany
Heat and Mass Transfer in Reactive Multilayer Systems (RMS)

M. Rühl1 G. Dietrich2 E. Pflug1 S. Braun2 A. Leson2
1TU Dresden, Laser and Surface Technology, Dresden, Germany
2IWS Dresden, Fraunhofer Institute for Material and Beam Technology, Dresden, Germany
Coupling Forced Convection in Air Gaps with Heat and Moisture Transfer inside Constructions

M. Bianchi Janetti1 F. Ochs1
1University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
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AC/DC Electromagnetics I

Wednesday, October 10, 4:45pm - 5:45pm
Room: Monti
Moderator: Antonio Fiumara, Centro Ricerche Fiat
COMSOL Aided Design of an Extraction Pipe for the Electron Beam from a Plasma Focus Device

M. Valentinuzzi1 E. Ceccolini1 D. Mostacci1 M. Sumini1 F. Rocchi2
1Montecuccolino Nuclear Engineering Laboratory, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
2UTFISSM-PRONOC, ENEA, Bologna, Italy
Transient Analysis of an EMVD Using COMSOL Multiphysics

G.E. Stebner1 C. Hartwig1
1Ostfalia University, IMEC, Wolfenbüttel, Germany
Designing of End-winding Corona Protection of Generators by Help of Simulation

M. Wei1 S. Grossman1 J. Speck1
1Institute of Electrical Power Systems and High Voltage Engineering, Technische Universität Dresden, Dresden, Germany
A Numerical Comparison of Dielectric based Measurement of Atmospheric Ice Using COMSOL

U. N. Mughal1 M. S. Virk1
1Narvik University College, Narvik, Norway
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MEMS, Microfluidics & Piezoelectric Devices I

Wednesday, October 10, 4:45pm - 5:45pm
Room: Visconti
Moderator: Henrik Bruus, Technical University of Denmark
A Model of Electric Field Assisted Capillarity for the Fabrication of Hollow Microstructures

C. Tonry1 M. K. Patel1 C. Bailey1 M. P.Y. Desmuliez2 W. Yu3
1Computational Mechanics and Reliability Group (CMRG), School of Computing and Mathematical Sciences, University of Greenwich, London, United Kingdom
2Microsystems Engineering Centre (MISCEC, School of Engineering & Physical Sciences, Heriot Watt University, Earl Mountbatten Building, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
3State Key Laboratory of Applied Optics, Changchun Institute of Optics, Fine Mechanics and Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Changchun, Jilin, China
Design Variability of a MEMS Resonator

H. van Halewijn1 J. Beek2
1Physixfactor, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
2NXP, Eindhoven, The Netherlands
Geometric Optimization of Piezoelectric Energy Harvesting System

R. Badran1 H. Ghali1
1Electrical Engineering Department, The British University in Egypt (BUE), El Sherouk City, Egypt
Multiphysics Simulations for the Design of Probe-Heads Micro-Needles

A. Corigliano1 A. Courard1 G. Cocchetti1 P. Gagliardi1 L. Magagnin1 R. Vallauri2 D. Acconcia2
1Politecnico di Milano, Milano, Italy
2Technoprobe, Cernusco Lombardone, Italy
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Batteries, Fuel Cells & Electrochemical Processes

Wednesday, October 10, 4:45pm - 6:00pm
Room: Gonzaga
Moderator: David Wenger, Wenger Engineering
Dynamic Simulation of Electrochemical Etching of Silicon with COMSOL

A. Ivanov1 U. Mescheder1
1Furtwangen University, Furtwangen, Germany
Electrochemical Impedance Spectroscopy of a LiFePO4/Li Half-Cell

M. Cugnet1 I. Baghdadi1 M. Perrin1
1INES - CEA, Grenoble, France
Kinetic Investigation of a Mechanism for Generating Microstructures on Polycrystalline Substrates Using an Electroplating Process

T. Soares1 H. Mozaffari2 H. Reinecke1
1Universität Freiburg, Freiburg im Breisgau, BW, Germany
2Hochschule Furtwangen, Tuttlingen, BW, Germany
Multiphysics Simulation of the Electrochemical Finishing of Micro Bores

M. Hackert-Oschätzchen1 M. Kowalick1 G. Meichsner2 A. Schubert12
1Chemnitz University of Technology, Chemnitz, Germany
2Fraunhofer Institute for Machine Tools and Forming Technology IWU, Chemnitz, Germany
Multiphysics Simulation of a Circular-Planar Anode-Supported Solid Oxide Fuel Cell

K. Daneshvar1 A. Fantino1 C. Cristiani1 G. Dotelli1 R. Pelosato1 M. Santarelli2
1Politecnico di Milano, Dipartimento di Chimica, Materiali e Ingegneria Chimica “G. Natta”, Milano, Italy
2Politecnico di Torino, Dipartimento di Energetica, Torino, Italy
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Structural Mechanics & Thermal Stresses II

Wednesday, October 10, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Room: Parini
Moderator: Davide Sarchi, Montres Breguet
Ribbon Formation in Twist-Nematic Elastomers

L. Teresi1 V. Varano1
1LaMS - Modelling & Simulation Lab, Università degli Studi Roma Tre, Roma, Italy
Simulation of a Seal

V. Viola1
1CARCO, Basiano, Milano, Italy
The Non Linear Behavior of the Microplane Model in COMSOL

A. Frigerio1
1RSE, Milano, Italy
Viscoelastic Mechanical Analysis for High Temperature Process of a Soda-Lime Glass Using COMSOL Multiphysics

R. Carbone1
1Material and Production Engineering Department, University of Naples “Federico II”, Naples, Italy
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Heat Transfer & Phase Change II

Wednesday, October 10, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Room: Foscolo
Moderator: Giuseppe Petrone, BE CAE & Test
Passive Cooling of Power Electronics: Heat in the Box

M. Berger1 W. Schernus1
1West Coast University of Applied Sciences, Heide, Germany
Simulation and Design of an Oven for PET Blow Molding Machines

M. Mor1 C. Seneci1 V. Zacché1 C. Remino1 G. Petrogalli1 D. Fausti1
1Polibrixia, Brescia, Italy
Thermal and Fluid Dynamics Studies Applied to Steel Industry

G. Tracanelli1 M. Culos1
1Studio di Ingegneria Industriale Tracanelli, San Vito al Tagliamento, Italy
Thermo-Mechanical Analysis of Composite Material Exposed to Fire

A. Davidy1
1IMI, Ramat Hasharon, Israel
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Computational Fluid Dynamics II

Wednesday, October 10, 6:00pm - 7:15pm
Room: Manzoni
Moderator: Christoph Hartwig, Ostfalia University of Applied Sciences
Numerical Aspects of the Implementation of Artificial Boundary Conditions for Laminar Fluid-Structure Interactions

C. Boeckle1 P. Wittwer1
1University of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
Predicting the Retention Time of Nuclear Reaction Products in the PSI Recoil Chamber Using COMSOL Multiphysics

R. Dressler1 R. Eichler1
1Paul Scherrer Institute, Villigen, Switzerland
Particle Tracing: Analysis of Airborne Infection Risks in Operating Theatres

P. Apell1 S. Hjalmarsson1 T. Lindberg1 I. Wernström1 Y. Tarakonov1 A. Erichsen Andersson2 M. Karlsteen1
1Department of Applied Physics, Chalmers University of Technology, Göteborg, Sweden
2Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Department of Anesthesia, Surgery and Intensive Care, Göteborg, Sweden
Using a Level-Set Model to Estimate Dwell Time in a Vacuum Dewatering Process for Paper

K. Rezk1
1Department of Energy, Environmental and Building Technology, Karlstad University, Kronoparken, Sweden
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Multiphysics II

Wednesday, October 10, 6:00pm - 7:15pm
Room: Washington A
Moderator: Lorenzo Spicci, Esaote
Multiphysics Modeling of Swelling Gels

A. Lucantonio1 P. Nardinocchi1 L. Teresi2
1Università degli Studi La Sapienza, Roma, Italy
2LaMS - Modelling & Simulation Lab, Università degli Studi Roma Tre, Roma, Italy
Multiphysics Process Simulation of Static Magnetic Fields in High Power Laser Beam Welding of Aluminum

M. Bachmann1 V. Avilov1 A. Gumenyuk1 M. Rethmeier1
1BAM Federal Institute for Materials Research and Testing, Berlin, Germany
Numerical Modeling of Powder Flow During Coaxial Laser Direct Metal Deposition: Comparison Between Ti-6Al-4V Alloy and 316L Stainless Steel

S. Morville1 M. Carin1 D. Carron1 P. Le Masson1 M. Gharbi2 P. Peyre2 R. Fabbro2
1Université de Bretagne-Sud/UEB-LIMATB, Lorient, France
2PIMM, Arts et Métiers ParisTech, Paris, France
Time-Dependent Analysis of Electromagnetic Effects and Forces on Cleats Due to the Short Circuiting of Single Core Cables Installed in Trefoil Formation

M.S. Yeoman1
1Continuum Blue, Tredomen, Ystrad Mynach, United Kingdom
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Chemical Reaction Engineering II

Wednesday, October 10, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Room: Gazebo
Moderator: Ed Fontes, COMSOL
Perforation Effect on a Rectangular Metal Hydride Tank for Hydriding and Dehydriding Process

E. Gkanas12 S. Makridis12 E. Kikkinides1 A. Stubos2
1Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Western Macedonia, Kozani, Greece
2Environmental Laboratory, Institute of Nuclear Technology and Radiation Protection, NCSR 'Demokritos', Agia Paraskevi, Athens, Greece
Pseudo-3D Multiphysics Simulation of a Hydride Vapor Phase Epitaxy Reactor

M. Hackert-Oschätzchen1 M. Penzel1 P. Plänitz2 A. Schubert13
1Chemnitz University of Technology, Chemnitz, Germany
2GWT-TUD, Dresden, Germany
3Fraunhofer Institute for Machine Tools and Forming Technology IWU, Chemnitz, Germany
Sulfur Deactivation Effects on Catalytic Steam Reforming of Methane Produced by Biomass Gasification

P. Sadooghi1 R. Rauch1
1Vienna University of Technology, Vienna, Austria
Modeling of HTPEM Fuel Cell Start-Up Process by Using COMSOL Multiphysics

Y. Wang1 D. Uwe Sauer1
1Electrochemical Energy Conversion and Storage Systems, Institute for Power Electronics and Electrical Drives (ISEA), RWTH Aachen University, Aachen, Germany
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Transport Phenomena II

Wednesday, October 10, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Room: Porta
Moderator: Bjorn Sjodin, COMSOL
Heat, Air, and Moisture (HAM) Modeling of Historic Windows

H.L. Schellen1
1Eindhoven University Of Technology, Eindhoven, The Netherlands
Humidity Mass Transfer Analysis in Packed Powder Detergents

F. Zonfrilli1 V. Guida1 L. Scelsi1
1Procter & Gamble Italia, Pomezia, Roma, Italy
Solving a Two-Scale Model for Vacuum Drying by Using COMSOL Multiphysics

S. Sandoval Torres1
1Instituto Politécnico Nacional, CIIDIR, Oaxaca, Mexico
The Friction Coefficient of Fractal Aggregates in the Continuum and the Transition Regimes

A. Melas13 A.G. Konstandopoulos1 L. Isella2 Y. Drossinos1
1Department of Chemical Engineering, Aristotle University, Thessaloniki, Greece
2European Commission, DG Energy, Luxemburg
3European Commission, Joint Research Centre, Ispra, Italy
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AC/DC Electromagnetics II

Wednesday, October 10, 6:00pm - 7:15pm
Room: Monti
Moderator: Antonio Fiumara, Centro Ricerche Fiat
Easy Evaluation of Streamer Discharge Criteria

G. Eriksson1
1ABB, Corporate Research, Västerås, Sweden
Electromagnetic Characterization of Big Aperture Magnet Used in Particle Beam Cancer Treatment

J. Osorio Moreno1 M. Pullia1 C. Priano1
1Fondazione CNAO, Pavia, Italy
FEM Modeling of Electric Field and Potential Distributions of MV XLPE Cables Containing Void Defect

M. Alsharif1 P. Wallace2 D. Hepburn2 C. Zhou2
1Department of Physics, Faculty of Arts, Sebha University, Sebha, Libya
2School of Engineering & Computing, Glasgow Caledonian University, Glasgow, United Kingdom
Nonstandard High Voltage Electric Insulation Models

T. Christen1
1ABB, Corporate Research, Zürich, Switzerland
Operation of an Electromagnetic Trigger with a Short-Circuit Ring

D. Križaj1 Z. Topčagić1 B. Drnovšek1
1Faculty of Electrical Engineering, University of Ljubljana, Ljubljana, Slovenia
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MEMS, Microfluidics & Piezoelectric Devices II

Wednesday, October 10, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Room: Visconti
Moderator: Henrik Bruus, Technical University of Denmark
Positioning System for Particles in Microfluidic Structures

D. Kappe1 A. Hütten1
1University of Bielefeld, Bielefeld, Germany
Simulation and Design of a Microfluidic Respirometer for Semi-Continuous Amperometric Short Time Biochemical Oxygen Demand (BODST) Analysis

F.J. del Campo1 A. Torrents1 J. Mas2 F.X. Muñoz1
1Instituto de Microelectronica de Barcelona, IMB-CNM (CSIC), Campus Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, Bellaterra, Barcelona, Spain
2Departement de Genètica i Microbiologia, Campus Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, Bellaterra, Barcelona, Spain
Simulation of Chemotractant Gradients in Microfluidic Channels to Study Cell Migration Mechanism in Silico

P. Wallin1 E. Bernson1 J. Gold1
1Chalmers University of Technology, Applied Physics, Biological Physics, Gothenburg, Sweden
Modeling of Ultrasonic Fatigue-Life Testing Machine

D. Dimitrov1 V. Mihailov1 B. Kostov1
1Technical University of Varna, Varna, Bulgaria
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Thursday, October 11

Acoustics & Vibrations I

Thursday, October 11, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Room: Gazebo
Moderator: Ysbrand Wijnant, University of Twente
Calibration of Ultrasonic Testing for Faults Detection in Stone Masonry

M. Usai1 S. Carcangiu1 G. Concu2
1Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, University of Cagliari, Cagliari, Italy
2Department of Civil Engineering, Environmental and Architecture, University of Cagliari, Cagliari, Italy
COMSOL Analysis of Acoustic Streaming and Microparticle Acoustophoresis

H. Bruus1 P.B. Muller1 R. Barnkob1 M.J.H. Jensen2
1Technical University of Denmark, Kongens Lyngby, Denmark
2COMSOL, Kongens Lyngby, Denmark
Modeling Acoustic Waveguides for Ear Impedance Measurements

R. Sisto1 L. Cerini1 D. Mambro2 A. Moleti2 F. Sanjust1
1INAIL Research, Monteporzio Catone, Italy
2Università di Roma, Tor Vergata, Italy
Optimal Placement of Piezoelectric Plates to Control Multimode Vibrations of Rotating Beam

F. Botta1 D. Dini2 S. Gentili1 G. Cerri1
1Dipartimento di Ingegneria Meccanica e Industriale, Università degli Studi di Roma Tre, Roma, Italy
2Department of Mechanical Engineering, Imperial College London, London, United Kingdom
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RF & Microwave Engineering

Thursday, October 11, 3:30pm - 4:45pm
Room: Washington A
Moderator: Luca Guasina, Barilla G. e R. Fratelli
Design of a Stealth Antenna Using COMSOL Multiphysics

F. De Vita1 S. Di Marco1 F. Costa1 P. Turchi1
1Altran Italia, Pisa, Italy
Electrical and Thermal Analysis of an OLED Module

J. Kundrata1 A. Baric1
1Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Computing, University of Zagreb, Zagreb, Croatia
FEM Based Design and Simulation Tool for MRI Birdcage Coils Including Eigenfrequency Analysis

N. Gurler1 Y. Ziya Ider1
1Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Bilkent University, Ankara, Turkey
High Frequency Electromagnetic Device Modeling with COMSOL: Simulation vs. Experiment

P. Alotto1 F. Dughiero1 F. Bressan1 M. Bullo1
1Università di Padova, Dipartimento di Ingegneria Industriale, Padova, Italy
Topographic Effects on Radio Magnetotelluric Simulations on Levees: Numerical Modeling for Future Comparison With Fields Results

R. Duval1 C. Fauchard1 R. Antoine1
1ERA23-IFSTTAR, Laboratoire des Ponts et Chaussées de Rouen, CETE-Normandie Centre, France
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Computational Fluid Dynamics III

Thursday, October 11, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Room: Manzoni
Moderator: Pier Albino Colombo, DepQuest
Turbulent Bounded Flows for Oil & Gas Industry with COMSOL CFD Module

A. Fadel1 G. Fontana1
1Isoil Impianti, Albano S. Alessandro, Italy
Multiphysics Modeling of Spring-Supported Thrust Bearings for Hydropower Applications

F.X. Borràs1 J. Ukonsaari2 A. Almqvist1
1Luleå University of Technology, Luleå, Sweden
2Vattenfall Research and Development, Luleå, Sweden
Simplified Numerical Model of an Axial Impeller

A.-M. Georgescu1 S.-C. Georgescu2
1Hydraulics and Environmental Protection Department, Technical University of Civil Engineering, Bucharest, Romania
2Hydraulics Department, University “Politehnica”, Bucharest, Romania
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Heat Transfer & Phase Change III

Thursday, October 11, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Room: Foscolo
Moderator: Matthias Richwin, KOSTAL
Heat and Mass Transfer Modeling During Freezing of Foodstuffs

O. Rouaud1 T. Pham2
1LUNAM Université, ONIRIS, CNRS, GEPEA, UMR, Nantes, France
2University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
Modeling a Novel Shallow Ground Heat Exchanger

M. Bottarelli1 M. Bortoloni1
1Università degli Studi di Ferrara, Dipartimento di Architettura, Ferrara, Italia
Numerical Investigation of the Convective Heat Transfer Enhancement in Coiled Tubes

L. Cattani1
1Dipartimento di Ingegneria Industriale, Università degli Studi di Parma, Parma, Italy
Assessing the Potential of Ventilated Facades on Reducing a Buildings’ Thermal Load Using Decoupled COMSOL Simulations

J. van Schijndel1 C. van Dronkelaar1
1Eindhoven University of Technology, Eindhoven, The Netherlands
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Structural Mechanics & Thermal Stresses III

Thursday, October 11, 3:30pm - 4:15pm
Room: Parini
Moderator: Luciano Teresi, Università degli Studi Roma Tre
Modeling the Temperature-Dependent Dynamic Behavior of a Timber Bridge with Asphalt Pavement

B. Weber1
1Empa, Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Science and Technology, Dübendorf, Switzerland
The Refinement of the Contact Compression Ring Chamfer for Race Engine Conditions

M. Dickinson1 N. Renevier2 W. Ahmed3
1Racing to Research team, School of Computing, Engineering and Physical Sciences, University of Central Lancashire, Preston, United Kingdom
2The Jost Institute, School of Computing, Engineering and Physical Sciences, University of Central Lancashire, Preston, United Kingdom
3Institute of Nanotechnology and Bioengineering, School of Computing, Engineering and Physical Sciences, University of Central Lancashire, Preston, United Kingdom
An Innovative Solution for Water Bottling Using PET

D. Scardigno1 A. Castellano1 P. Foti1 A. Fraddosio1 S. Marzano1 M.D. Piccioni1
1DICAR, Politecnico di Bari, Bari, Italy
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Geophysics & Geomechanics I

Thursday, October 11, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Room: Porta
Moderator: Mark Yeoman, Continuum Blue
3D Simulations of an Injection Test Done Into an Unsaturated Porous and Fractured Limestone

A. Thoraval1 Y. Guglielmi2 F. Cappa3
1INERIS, Nancy, France
2CEREGE, Aix-en-Provence, France
3GEOAZUR, Valbonne, France
Elasto-Plastic FEM Models Explain the Emplacement of Shallow Magma Intrusions in Volcanic Complexes

A. Bistacchi1
1Università degli Studi di Milano Bicocca, Milano, Italy
Impact Assessment of Hydrologic and Operational Factors on the Efficiency of Managed Aquifer Recharge Scheme

M.A. Rahman1 P. Oberdorfer1 Y. Jin1 M. Pervin1 E. Holzbecher1
1Department of Applied Geology, Geoscience Center, University of Göttingen, Göttingen, Lower Saxony, Germany
Implementation of an Isotropic Elastic-Viscoplastic Model for Soft Soils Using COMSOL Multiphysics

M. Olsson1 T. Wood1 C. Alén1
1Division of GeoEngineering, Chalmers University of Technology, Gothenburg, Sweden
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Bioscience & Bioengineering I

Thursday, October 11, 3:30pm - 4:15pm
Room: Monti
Moderator: Abdul Barakat, École Polytechnique - Palaiseau Cedex
A Multiscale-Multiphysics Model for Axon Pathfinding Simulation, the Example of the Olfactory System

G. Naldi1 G. Aletti1 P. Causin1
1Dipartimento di Matematica ‘F. Enriques’, Università degli Studi di Milano, Milano, Italy
Computational Modeling and Simulation of the Human Duodenum

B. Hari1 S. Bakalis1 P. Fryer1
1The University of Birmingham, School of Chemical Engineering, Edgbaston, Birmingham, United Kingdom
Computational Modeling to Study the Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias using Radiofrequency Ablation

A. González-Suárez1 M. Trujillo2 J. Koruth3 A. D'Avila3 E. Berjano1
1Biomedical Synergy, Electronic Engineering Department,Universitat Politècnica de Valencia, Valencia, Spain
2Instituto Universitario de Matemática Pura y Aplicada, Universitat Politècnica de Valencia, Valencia, Spain
3Helmsley Cardiac Electrophysiology Center, Mt SinaiMedicalCenter and School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
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Optimization & Simulation Methods I

Thursday, October 11, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Room: Visconti
Moderator: Harald Biller, Continental
Modeling, Simulation, and Control of Dual Electromagnet Active Magnetic Levitation

A.K. Piłat1
1AGH University of Science and Technology, Kraków, Poland
Optimization of Thermal Properties Identification of Complex Thin Films Using MATLAB® and COMSOL Multiphysics

N. Semmar1 B. Wane1
1GREMI, UMR7344, CNRS-University of Orleans, Orléans Cedex 2, France
AO@SW with Vrala: Simulations and Tests

C. Del Vecchio1 G. Agapito1 L. Carbonaro1 F. Marignetti2 E. De Santis2 Y. Coia2
1National Institute for Astrophysics, Arcetri Astrophysical Observatory, Firenze, Italy
2University of Cassino and Southern Latium, Cassino, Italy
Assessing COMSOL Performances on Typical Problems Faced by Turbo-Generator Manufacturers

E.A. Badea1 J. Oesterheld1 S. Friedel2 M. Olsson3
1Alstom Schweiz, Birr, Switzerland
2COMSOL, Zürich, Switzerland
3COMSOL, Stockholm, Sweden
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Optics, Photonics & Semiconductors

Thursday, October 11, 3:30pm - 4:45pm
Room: Gonzaga
Moderator: Arthur Blackburn, Hitachi Cambridge Laboratory
Analysis of Super Imaging Properties of Spherical Geodesic Waveguide Using COMSOL Multiphysics

D. Grabovičkić1 J.C. González1 P. Benítez1 J.C. Miñano1
1Cedint Universidad Politécnica de Madrid, Madrid, Spain
Calculating the Haze Parameter of Textured Transparent Conductive Oxides

A. Čampa1 M. Topič1
1University of Ljubljana, Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Ljubljana, Slovenia
Design of Tunable Metamaterial Operating Near 90 GHz

K. Tarnowski1 W. Salejda1
1Institute of Physics, Wroclaw University of Technology, Wroclaw, Poland
Modeling Microwave Chiral Material Based On Crank Resonators Arrays Using COMSOL Multiphysics

J. Muñoz1 G.J. Molina 1 M.M. Rojo1
1Dpto. Electromanetismo y Electrónica, Facultad de Química, Universidad de Murcia, Campus Espinardo, Murcia, Spain
Modeling of Pulsed Laser Thermal Annealing for Junction Formation Optimization and Process Control

R. Negru 1 K. Huet1 P. Ceccato1 B. Godard1
1Excico, Gennevilliers, France
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Acoustics & Vibrations II

Thursday, October 11, 4:45pm - 5:45pm
Room: Gazebo
Moderator: Ysbrand Wijnant, University of Twente
Simulation of an Ultrasonic Immersion Test for the Characterization of Anisotropic Materials

A. Castellano1 P. Foti1 A. Fraddosio1 S. Marzano1 M.D. Piccioni1 D. Scardigno1
1DICAR, Politecnico di Bari, Bari, Italy
Thermal Analysis of a Piezo-Disk Ultrasound Probe

L. Spicci1 M. Cati1
1Esaote, Firenze, Italy
Thermo-Acoustic Analysis of an Advanced Lean Injection System in a Tubular Combustor Configuration

A. Giusti1 A. Andreini1 B. Facchini1 F. Turrini2 Ignazio Vitale2
1Department of Energy Engineering, University of Florence, Florence, Italy
2Avio, Turin, Italy
Thermoacoustic Analysis of Combustion Instability Importing RANS Data

G. Campa1 E. Cosatto2 S. Camporeale1
1Politecnico di Bari, Bari, Italy
2Ansaldo Energia, Genova, Italy
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Heat Transfer & Phase Change IV

Thursday, October 11, 4:45pm - 5:45pm
Room: Foscolo
Moderator: Matthias Richwin, KOSTAL
Post Harvest Cold Chain Optimization of Little Fruits

S. Marai1 E. Ferrari1 R. Civelli1
1DiSAA, University of Milan, Milan, Italy
Simulation of PCM Melting Process in a Rectangular Enclosure Differentially Heated

G. Petrone1 G. Cammarata1
1Department of Industrial Engineering, University of Catania, Catania, Italy
Solar Cell Cooling and Heat Recovery in a Concentrated Photovoltaic System

M. Cozzini1
1Fondazione Bruno Kessler (FBK), Renewable Energies and Environmental Technologies (REET) Unit, Trento, Italy
Thermo-Fluid Dynamics FEM Simulation of Advanced Water Cold Plates for Power Electronics

N. Delmonte1 F. Giuliani1 P. Cova1
1Dipartimento di Ingegneria dell'Informazione, Università degli Studi di Parma, Parma, Italy
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Optimization & Simulation Methods II

Thursday, October 11, 4:45pm - 5:45pm
Room: Visconti
Moderator: Harald Biller, Continental
Battery Pack Temperature Distribution Simulation with COMSOL and MATLAB®

M. Masomtob1 C. Schaeper1 W. Zhou1 D. Uwe Sauer1
1Electrochemical Energy Conversion and Storage Systems Group, Institute for Power Electronics and Electrical Drives (ISEA), RWTH Aachen University, Aachen, Germany
Numerically Generated g-functions for Ground Coupled Heat Pump Applications

J. Acuna1 M. Fossa2 P. Monzó1
1KTH Energy Technology, Stockholm, Sweden
2Dime, University of Genova, Genova, Italy
Electromagnetic Actuators Modeling, Simulation and Optimization

O. Craciun1 V. Biagini1 G. Mechler1 G. Stengel1 C. Reuber2 A. van der Linden3
1ABB Corporate Research, Ladenburg, Germany
2ABB Calor Emag, Hanau, Germany
3COMSOL, Göttingen, Germany
Glass Windscreen Forming Optimization by Finite Element Analysis Using COMSOL Multiphysics

R. Carbone1
1Material and Production Engineering Department, University of Naples “Federico II”, Naples, Italy
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Bioscience & Bioengineering II

Thursday, October 11, 4:45pm - 5:30pm
Room: Monti
Moderator: Abdul Barakat, École Polytechnique - Palaiseau Cedex
Electric Field Density Distribution for Cochlear Implant Electrodes

N.S. Lawand1 J. van Driel2 P.J. French2
1Electronic Instrumentation Laboratory (EILab), Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Mathematics and Computer Science (EEMCS), Delft University of Technology, Delft, The Netherlands
2Delft University of Technology, Delft, The Netherlands
Laser Activated Gold Nanorods for the Photothermal Treatment of Cancer

F. Rossi1 F. Ratto1
1CNR - Institute of Applied Physics "Nello Carrara", Sesto Fiorentino, Italy
Microwave Inactivation of Bacteria Under Dynamic Heating Conditions in Solid Media

S. Curet1 M. Mazen Hamoud-Agha1
1GEPEA, UMR 6144, CNRS, ONIRIS, Université de Nantes, Nantes, France
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Bioscience & Bioengineering III

Thursday, October 11, 4:45pm - 5:30pm
Room: Parini
Moderator: Gerard Hegemans, COMSOL
Modeling an Enzyme Based Electrochemical Blood Glucose Sensor with COMSOL Multiphysics

S. Mackintosh1 J. Rodgers1 S.P. Blythe1
1Lifescan Scotland, Inverness, Scotland
Numerical Simulation of a Human Body Subjected to Electrostatic Fields for Study of the Turin Shroud Body Image

G. Fanti1 L. Matordes1 V. Amoruso2 M. Bullo1 F. Lattarulo2 G. Pesavento1
1Dip. di Ingegneria Industriale, Università di Padova, Padova, Italy
2Politecnico di Bari, Bari, Italy
Simulation Organogenesis in COMSOL: Deforming and Interacting Domains

D. Iber1 D. Menshykau1
1D-BSSE, ETH Zurich, Basel, Switzerland
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Geophysics & Geomechanics II

Thursday, October 11, 4:45pm - 5:45pm
Room: Porta
Moderator: Mark Yeoman, Continuum Blue
Investigation of Hydraulic Fracture Re-Orientation Effects in Tight Gas Reservoirs

B. Hagemann1 J. Wegner1 L. Ganzer1
1Clausthal University of Technology, Clausthal-Zellerfeld, Germany
Modeling of Non-Equilibrium Effects in the Gravity Driven Countercurrent Imbibition

M. Chahardowli1 R. Farajzadeh1 J. Bruining1
1Department of Geotechnology, Delft University of Technology, Delft, The Netherlands
Modeling of Thermo-Hydro-Mechanical Processes Induced by Energy Piles in Saturated Soils

C. Tamagnini1 D. Salciarini1 E. Cinfrignini1
1Università degli Studi di Perugia, Perugia, Italy
Numerical Simulations of Radionuclide Transport through Clay and Confining Units in a Geological Repository using COMSOL

J. Hansmann1 M. L. Sentis1 B. J. Graupner1 A.-K. Leuz1 C. Belardinelli2
1Swiss Federal Nuclear Safety Inspectorate (ENSI), Brugg, Switzerland
2Kantonsschule Solothurn, Solothurn, Switzerland
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Geophysics & Geomechanics III

Thursday, October 11, 4:45pm - 5:45pm
Room: Manzoni
Moderator: Ed Gonzalez, COMSOL
Pore-Scale Simulation of Two-Phase Flow with Heat Transfer Through Dual-Permeability Porous Medium

H.A. Akhlaghi Amiri1 A.A. Hamouda1
1University of Stavanger, Stavanger, Rogaland, Norway
Use of COMSOL as a Tool in the Design of an Inclined Multiple Borehole Heat Exchanger

E. Johansson1 J. Acuña1 B. Palm1
1Royal Institute of Technology KTH, Stockholm, Sweden
Using Temperature Signals to Estimate Geometry Parameters in Fractured Geothermal Reservoirs

F. Maier1 P. Oberdorfer1 I. Kocabas2 I. Ghergut1 M. Sauter1
1Dpt. Applied Geology, Center of Geosciences, Georg-August-University, Göttingen, Germany
2Petroleum and Natural Gas Engineering Department Batman, Batman University, Batman, Turkey
Fracture-Matrix Flow Partitioning and Cross Flow: Numerical Modeling of Laboratory Fractured Core Flood

R. Sanaee1 G.F. Oluyemi1 M. Hossain1 B.M. Oyeneyin1
1Robert Gordon University, Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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Poster Session

3D Modeling of Fracture Flow in Core Samples Using μ-CT Data

S. Hoyer1 U. Exner2 M. Voorn1 A. Rath3
1Department of Geodynamics and Sedimentology, University of Vienna, Austria
2Museum of Natural History, Vienna, Austria
3OMV ESG-D Production Geology, Vienna, Austria
3D Modeling of Plasmon Excitation by Grating

G.G. Gentili1 S. Pietralunga2 M. Bolzoni1
1Politecnico di Milano, Dipartimento di Elettronica e Informazione, Milano, Italy
2INFN-CNR, Istituto di Fotonica e Nanotecnologie, Milano, Italy
3D Simulation of Air-Glass Heat Exchange in a Set of Vials

G. Mongatti1 A. Borelli1
1Marchesini Group, Pianoro, Italy
3D Stationary and Temporal Electro-Thermal Simulations of Metal Oxide Gas Sensor Based on a High Temperature and Low Power Consumption Micro-Heater Structure

N. Dufour1 C. Wartelle2 P. Menini1
1LAAS-CNRS, Toulouse, France
2Renault, Guyancourt, France
A Coulomb Stress Model to Simulate Induced Seismicity Due to Fluid Injection and Withdrawal in Deep Boreholes

G. Perillo1 G. De Natale2 C. Troise2 A. Troiano2 M.G. Di Giuseppe2 A. Tramelli2
1University of Naples Parthenope, Naples, Italy
2INGV, Osservatorio Vesuviano, Naples, Italy
A High Power Planar Triode Oscillator Designed by Using FEM Modeling

S. Lefeuvre1 M. Ghomi2
1EURL CREAWAVE, Labège, France
2CALCEM, Ste Foy d'Aigrefeuille, France
A Mathematical Tool for Studying Drug Delivery to the Eye in Case of Glaucoma

P. Silva1 J.A. Ferreira2 P. de Oliveira2
1Coimbra Institute of Engineering, CMUC, Coimbra, Portugal
2Department of Mathematics University of Coimbra, CMUC, Coimbra, Portugal
A Multiphysics Approach to the Modeling of Biological Prosthetic Heart Valves

A. Avanzini1 D. Battini1 M. Berardi1
1Università degli Studi di Brescia, Brescia, Italy
A Parametric Study of Shock Wave Simulations with Help of COMSOL Multiphysics

F. Ferrero1 R. Meyer1 M. Kluge1 V. Schröder1
1BAM Federal Institute for Materials Research and Testing, Berlin, Germany
A Parametric Study on the Dynamic Behavior of Cable Supported Bridges Under Moving Loads Affected by Accidental Failure Mechanisms

P. Lonetti1 A. Pascuzzo1 R. Sarubbo1
1Department of Structural Engineering, University of Calabria, Rende, Cosenza, Italy
A Study of Thermo-Fluid Behavior in Tubular Metal Hydride Beds in the Hydriding Process

S. Makridis1 E.I. Gkanas1 A. Ioannidou2 E.S. Kikkinides2 A.K. Stubos3
1Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Western Macedonia, Kozani, Greece & Environmental Research Laboratory, Institute of Nuclear Technology and Radiation Protection, NCSR “Demokritos”, Athens, Greece
2Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Western Macedonia, Kozani, Greece
3Environmental Research Laboratory, Institute of Nuclear Technology and Radiation Protection, NCSR “Demokritos”, Athens, Greece
A Theoretical Model for the Control of Color Degradation and Microbial Spoilage Occurring in Food Convective Drying

S. Curcio1 M. Aversa1
1University of Calabria, Department of Engineering Modeling, Rende, Cosenza, Italy
Acoustic-Structure Interaction Modeling of Piezoelectric Transducer in Fluid Medium

V.M. Acosta1 E. Riera1 G. Rodriguez1 A. Pinto1 A. Cardoni2 J.A. Gallego-Juárez1
1Power Ultrasonics Group, CSIC, Serrano, Madrid, Spain
2Pusonics, Arganda del Rey, Madrid, Spain
Air Convection on a Micro Hotplate Gas Sensor

S. Gidon1 M. Brun1 S. Nicoletti1 P. Barritault1
1Commissariat Energie Atomique, LETI, Minatec Campus, Grenoble, France
Ammonia Removal From Water by a Liquid-Liquid Membrane Contactor Under a Closed Loop Regime

E. Licon1 S. Casas1 A. Alcaraz1 J.L. Cortina1 C. Valderrama1
1Universitat Politécnica de Catalunya, Barcelona, Spain
Ampacity Simulation of a High Voltage Cable Used in Offshore Wind Farms

E. Pelster1
1Wenger Engineering, Ulm, Germany
Analysis of Fluid Pumping with a Throttle Type Piezoelectric Micro Pump

B. Pečar1 D. Križaj1 D. Vrtačnik1 D. Resnik1 U. Aljančič1 M. Možek1 T. Dolžan1 A. Slavko1
1Faculty of Electrical Engineering, UNI of Ljubljana, Ljubljana, Slovenia
Application of the Hot Wire Technique and COMSOL Multiphysics for Heat Transfer Monitoring in Solids

J. Hernandez1 V. Suarez1 J.A. Calderon1 E. Marin1 B. Rojas1 A.G. Juarez1 J. Guarachi1
1Centro de Investigación en Ciencia Aplicada y Tecnología Avanzada Unidad Legaria del Instituto Politécnico Nacional, Mexico, Distrito Federal, Mexico
Numerical Aspects of the Implementation of Artificial Boundary Conditions for Laminar Fluid-Structure Interactions

C. Boeckle1 P. Wittwer1
1University of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
BHE Field Design by Superposition of Effects in Space and Time

S. Lazzari1 E. Zanchini1
1DIENCA - University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
Bone Remodeling Following Total Hip Replacement: Short Stem Versus Long Stem Implants

M.S. Yeoman1 A. Cizinauskas1 C. Lowry2 G. Vincent3 S. Collins3 D. Simpson3
1Continuum Blue, Tredomen, Ystrad Mynach, United Kingdom
2Corin Group, Cirencester, United Kingdom
3Imoprhics, Manchester, United Kingdom
Optimized Cantilever-to-Anchor Configurations of Buckled Cantilever Plate Structures for Transducer Applications

A. Arpys Arevalo Carreno1 D. Conchouso Gonzalez1 I.G. Foulds1
1King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, Thuwal, Mecca, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
Building a Complex Geological Model Using Parametric Surfaces

S. Hoyer1 M. Bottig1 F. Zekiri1 G. Götzl1 A.K. Brüstle1 G. Schubert1 A. Nador2
1Geological survey of Austria, Vienna, Austria
2Geological Institute of Hungary, Budapest, Hungary
Building Energy Simulation Using the Finite Element Method

J. van Schijndel1
1Eindhoven University of Technology, Eindhoven, The Netherlands
Calculations of the FMR Spectrum in 1D Magnonic Crystals

M. Mruczkiewicz1 M. Krawczyk1 V.K. Sakharov2 Yu. V. Khivintsev2 Yu. A. Filimonov2 S. A. Nikitov3
1Nanomaterials Physics Division, Faculty of Physics, Adam Mickiewicz University, Poznań, Poland
2Kotel’nikov Institute of Radio Engineering and Electronics, Russian Academy of Sciences (Saratov Branch), Saratov, Russia
Laboratory “Metamaterials”, Chernyshevsky Saratov State University, Saratov, Russia
3Kotel’nikov Institute of Radio Engineering and Electronics, Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow, Russia
Laboratory “Metamaterials”, Chernyshevsky Saratov State University, Saratov, Russia
Comparison of Heat and Mass Transport at the Micro-Scale

E. Holzbecher1 S. Oehlmann1
1Georg-August Universität Göttingen, Göttingen, Germany
Complex K-Bands Calculation for Plasmonic Crystal Slabs by Means of Weak Formulation of Helmholtz's Eigenvalue Equation

G. Parisi1 P. Zilio1 F. Romanato1
1University of Padova, Padova, Italy
COMSOL Multiphysics Super Resolution Analysis of a Spherical Geodesic Waveguide Suitable for Manufacturing

H. Ahmadpanahi1 D. Grabovičkić1 J.C. González1 P. Benítez1 J.C. Miñano1
1Cedint Universidad Politécnica de Madrid, Madrid, Spain
Coupled Heat and Moisture Transfer in Building Components - Implementing WUFI® Approaches in COMSOL Multiphysics

B. Nusser1 M. Teibinger1
1Holzforschung Austria, Vienna, Austria
Coupling Heat Transfer in Heat Pipe Arrays with Subsurface Porous Media Flow for Long Time Predictions of Solar Rechargeable Geothermal Systems

P. Oberdorfer1 R. Hu1 M. Azizur Rahman1 E. Holzbecher1 M. Sauter1 P. Pärisch2
1Applied Geology, Geoscience Centre, University of Göttingen, Göttingen, Germany
2Institute for Solar Energy Research Hameln/Emmerthal (ISFH), Emmerthal, Germany
Coupling Multiphysics with Geochemistry: The COMSOL-PhreeqC Interface

A. Nardi1 L. M. de Vries1 P. Trinchero1 A. Enrique Idiart 1 J. Molinero1
1Amphos 21, Barcelona, Spain
Current Density Distribution and Material Removal Behavior on the Graphite/Iron-matrix Interface in Cast Iron Under Pulse Electrochemical Machining Conditions

O. Weber1 R. Kollmannsperger2 D. Bähre2
1Center for Mechatronics and Automatization, Saarbrücken, Germany
2Institute of Production Engineering, Saarland University, Saarbrücken, Germany
Deposition of Submicron Charged Spherical Particles in the Trachea of the Human Airways

H.O. Åkerstedt1
1Luleå University of Technology, Luleå, Sweden
Designing Materials for Mechanical Invisibility Cloaks

P. Olsson1 F. Larsson1 A. Khlopotin1 S. Razanica1
1Chalmers University of Technology, Gothenburg, Sweden
A Numerical Comparison of Dielectric based Measurement of Atmospheric Ice Using COMSOL

U. N. Mughal1 M. S. Virk1
1Narvik University College, Narvik, Norway
Drug Distribution in the Human Eye

L. Murtomäki1 T. Kainuvaara1
1University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
Dynamic Simulation of Electrochemical Etching of Silicon with COMSOL

A. Ivanov1 U. Mescheder1
1Furtwangen University, Furtwangen, Germany
Dynamics of a Sessile Droplet Evaporation

G. Marinaro1 A. Accardo1 E. Di Fabrizio1
1Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia, Nanostructures Department, Genova, Italy
Easy Evaluation of Streamer Discharge Criteria

G. Eriksson1
1ABB, Corporate Research, Västerås, Sweden
Electric Field Density Distribution for Cochlear Implant Electrodes

N.S. Lawand1 J. van Driel2 P.J. French2
1Electronic Instrumentation Laboratory (EILab), Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Mathematics and Computer Science (EEMCS), Delft University of Technology, Delft, The Netherlands
2Delft University of Technology, Delft, The Netherlands
Electromagnetic Characterization of Big Aperture Magnet Used in Particle Beam Cancer Treatment

J. Osorio Moreno1 M. Pullia1 C. Priano1
1Fondazione CNAO, Pavia, Italy
Electromagnetic Field Computations for Saturated Porous Media

S. Cambon1 I. Bogdanov1
1CHLOE, Bâtiment UFR Sciences et Techniques, Pau Cedex, France
Evaluation of Low-Cycle-Fatigue Life of Solder Joints in Surface Mounting Power Devices by Finite Element Modeling

N. Delmonte1 F. Giuliani1 M. Bernardoni2 P. Cova1
1Dipartimento di Ingegneria dell'Informazione, Università degli Studi di Parma, Parma, Italy
2CDTR - Centre for Device Thermography and Reliability, H. H. Wills Dept. of Physics, University of Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom
Exergy Analysis of a Water Heat Storage Tank

F. Dammel1 J. Winterling1 K. J. Langeheinecke2 P. Stephan3
1Institute of Technical Thermodynamics, Technische Universität Darmstadt, Germany
2IAV, Gifhorn, Germany
3Institute of Technical Thermodynamics/Center of Smart Interfaces, Technische Universität, Darmstadt, Germany
Modeling of Ultrasonic Fatigue-Life Testing Machine

D. Dimitrov1 V. Mihailov1 B. Kostov1
1Technical University of Varna, Varna, Bulgaria
FEM-Simulation of a Printed Acceleration Sensor with RF Readout Circuit

H. Schweiger1 T. Göstenkors1 R. Bau1 D. Zielke1
1Dept. Engineering Sciences and Mathematics, University of Applied Sciences Bielefeld, Bielefeld, Germany
Glass Plates Noise Transmission Suppression by Means of Distributed Piezoelectric Composite Actuators Shunted by an Active Circuit

K. Novakova12 P. Mokry2
1Research Centre for Special Optics and Optoelectronic Systems (TOPTEC), Institute of Plasma Physics, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Turnov, Czech Republic
2Institute of Mechatronics and Computer Engineering, Technical University of Liberec, Liberec, Czech Republic
Glass Windscreen Forming Optimization by Finite Element Analysis Using COMSOL Multiphysics

R. Carbone1
1Material and Production Engineering Department, University of Naples “Federico II”, Naples, Italy
Heat and Mass Transfer in Reactive Multilayer Systems (RMS)

M. Rühl1 G. Dietrich2 E. Pflug1 S. Braun2 A. Leson2
1TU Dresden, Laser and Surface Technology, Dresden, Germany
2IWS Dresden, Fraunhofer Institute for Material and Beam Technology, Dresden, Germany
Heat Pipe Assisted Thermal Management of an HT PEMFC Stack

E. Firat1 G. Bandlamudi1 M. Crisogianni1 P. Beckhaus1 A. Heinzel1
1Centre for Fuel Cell Technology (ZBT), Duisburg,NRW, Germany
Heat Transfer Modeling of Steam Methane Reforming

E. Carcadea1 M. Varlam1 I. Stefanescu1
1National Research Institute for Isotopic & Cryogenic Technologies, Rm.Vâlcea, Romania
Highly Concentrated Solar Radiation Measurement by Means of an Inverse Method

L. Mongibello1 N. Bianco2 R. Fucci1 F. Moscariello2
1ENEA - Italian National Agency for New Technologies, Energy and Sustainable Economic Development, Portici, Italy
2DETEC - Università degli Studi di Napoli Federico II, Napoli, Italy
Impact Assessment of Hydrologic and Operational Factors on the Efficiency of Managed Aquifer Recharge Scheme

M.A. Rahman1 P. Oberdorfer1 Y. Jin1 M. Pervin1 E. Holzbecher1
1Department of Applied Geology, Geoscience Center, University of Göttingen, Göttingen, Lower Saxony, Germany
Simulation of Current Density for Electroplating on Silicon Using a Hull Cell

F. Lima1 U. Mescheder1 H. Reinecke3
1Hochschule Furtwangen University, Furtwangen, Baden-Wuerttemberg, Germany
3Institut für Mikrosystemtechnik, Freiburg im Breisgau, Baden-Wuerttemberg, Germany
Investigation of Hydraulic Fracture Re-Orientation Effects in Tight Gas Reservoirs

B. Hagemann1 J. Wegner1 L. Ganzer1
1Clausthal University of Technology, Clausthal-Zellerfeld, Germany
Investigation of the Effect of Spinal Defects on Spondylolysis and Stress Fracture of Vertebral Bodies

M.S. Yeoman1 C. Quah2 A. Cizinauskas1 K. Cooper1 D. McNally5 B. Boszczyk2
1Continuum Blue, Tredomen, Ystrad Mynach, United Kingdom
2The Centre for Spinal Studies and Surgery, Queen’s Medical Centre, Nottingham, United Kingdom
5Bioengineering Research Group, Faculty of Engineering, The University of Nottingham, Nottingham, United Kingdom
Kinetic Investigation of a Mechanism for Generating Microstructures on Polycrystalline Substrates Using an Electroplating Process

T. Soares1 H. Mozaffari2 H. Reinecke1
1Universität Freiburg, Freiburg im Breisgau, BW, Germany
2Hochschule Furtwangen, Tuttlingen, BW, Germany
Magnetic and Circuital Modeling of a Low Harmonic Pollution Three Phase Transformer

E. Scotoni1 C. Tozzo2 D. Zoccarato1 F. Paganini1
1TMC Italia, Busto Arsizio, Italy
2COMSOL, Brescia, Italy
Magnetotelluric Response Distortion Over Rugged Topography

D. Rizzello1 P. Canepa1 E. Armadillo1
1DISTAV - University of Genova, Genova, Italy
Mathematical Model for Prediction of Transmission Loss for Clay Brick Walls

J. Ratnieks1 A. Jakovics1 J. Klavins1
1Laboratory for Modeling Technological and Environmental Processes, University of Latvia, Riga, Latvia
Mathematical Modeling of Plastic Deformation Process with an Eulerian Approach

O. Toscanelli1
1Scuola Superiore S. Anna, Pisa, Italy
Mechanical Model of RF MEMS Capacitor Structures

R. Chatim1
1University of Kassel, Kassel, Germany
Microscale Simulation of Nanoparticles Transport in Porous Media for Groundwater Remediation

F. Messina1 M. Icardi1 D. Machisio2 R. Sethi1
1Politecnico di Torino - DIATI, Torino, Italy
2Politecnico di Torino - DISAT, Torino, Italy
Model of a Microfluidic Thermal Cycler Activated by Means of Electro-Osmotic Micro-Pumps

E. Bianchi12 M.F. Bello1 I. Critelli1 G. Dubini1
1Politecnico di Milano, LaBS, Laboratory of Biological Structure Mechanics, Milano, Italy
2Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (EPFL), Laboratory of Life Sciences Electronics - Swiss Up Chair, Lausanne, Switzerland
Model of an Interdigitated Electrodes System for Cell Counting Based on Impedance Spectroscopy

E. Bianchi12 F. Bellati1 E. Rollo2 G. Dubini1 C. Guiducci2
1Politecnico di Milano, LaBS, Laboratory of Biological Structure Mechanics, Milano, Italy
2Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (EPFL), Laboratory of Life Sciences Electronics - Swiss Up Chair, Lausanne, Switzerland
Modeling and Optimization of a Mg-Metal Hydride Rectangular Tank in the Hydriding Process

E.I. Gkanas1 S.S. Makridis1 A.K. Stubos2 A. Lopez3 J. Folch4 G. Noriega4
1Materials for Energy Applications Group, Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Western Macedonia, Greece
2Environmental Technology Laboratory, Institute of Nuclear Technology and Radiation Protection, NCSR “Demokritos”, Greece
3Universidad Politécnica De Cataluña, Barcelona, Spain
4Cidete INGENIEROS, Barcelona, Spain
Simulation of a Magnetic Induction Method for Determining Passive Electrical Property Changes of Human Trunk Due to Vital Activities

H. Mahdavi1 J. Rosell Ferrer1
1Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, Barcelona, Spain
Modeling Large-Scale Mine Dewatering by Using Subsurface Flow Module in COMSOL Multiphysics

J. Molinero1 A. Nardi1 P. Trinchero1
1Amphos 21, Barcelona, Spain
Modeling of Non-Equilibrium Effects in the Gravity Driven Countercurrent Imbibition

M. Chahardowli1 R. Farajzadeh1 J. Bruining1
1Department of Geotechnology, Delft University of Technology, Delft, The Netherlands
Modeling of Pulsed Laser Thermal Annealing for Junction Formation Optimization and Process Control

R. Negru 1 K. Huet1 P. Ceccato1 B. Godard1
1Excico, Gennevilliers, France
Modeling of Silicon Piezoresistive Pressure Sensor: Application to Prevent Some Diabetes Complications

F. Kerrour1 A. Beddiaf1 M. Benabbas-Marir1
1MODerNa Laboratory, University Mentouri, Constantine, Algeria
Modeling Pit Lake Flooding After Mine Closure

S. Jordana1 A. Nardi1
1Amphos 21, Barcelona, Spain
Modeling Thermal Bridging at Interface Conditions: Analysis of Solutions for Reducing Thermal Bridges Effects on Building Energy Consumption

C. Balocco1 E. Marmonti1
1Dipartimento di Energetica, Università di Firenze, Firenze, Italy
Modeling, Simulation, and Control of Dual Electromagnet Active Magnetic Levitation

A.K. Piłat1
1AGH University of Science and Technology, Kraków, Poland
Modeling of Active Infrared Thermography for Defect Detection in Concrete Structures

S. Carcangiu1 B. Cannas1 G. Concu2 N. Trulli3
1Department of Electric and Electronic Engineering, University of Cagliari, Cagliari, Italy
2Department of Civil Engineering, Environmental and Architecture, University of Cagliari, Cagliari, Italy
3Department of Architecture and Planning, University of Sassari, Alghero, Italy
Modelization of Photoacoustic Trace Gases Sensors

B. Parvitte1 C. Risser1 R. Vallon1 V. Zéninari1
1GSMA - Université de Reims, Reims, France
Modeling an Enzyme Based Electrochemical Blood Glucose Sensor with COMSOL Multiphysics

S. Mackintosh1 J. Rodgers1 S.P. Blythe1
1Lifescan Scotland, Inverness, Scotland
Modeling of HTPEM Fuel Cell Start-Up Process by Using COMSOL Multiphysics

Y. Wang1 D. Uwe Sauer1
1Electrochemical Energy Conversion and Storage Systems, Institute for Power Electronics and Electrical Drives (ISEA), RWTH Aachen University, Aachen, Germany
Modeling of the Photo-Mechanical Response of Liquid-Crystal Elastomers

G. Cerretti1 J.-C. Gomez-Lavocat12 K. Vynck1 D.S. Wiersma13
1European Laboratory for Non-Linear Spectroscopy (LENS), University of Florence, Sesto Fiorentino, Italy
2The Institute of Photonic Sciences (ICFO), Mediterranean Technology Park, Castelldefels, Spain
3Istituto Nazionale di Ottica (INO), National Research Council (CNR), Florence, Italy
Multiphysics Between Deep Geothermal Water Cycle, Surface Heat Exchanger Cycle and Geothermal Power Plant Cycle

L.W. Wong1
1International Centre for Geothermal Research, Helmholtz Centre Potsdam, GFZ German Research Centre For Geosciences, Telegrafenberg, Potsdam, Germany
Multiphysics FEM Simulations Approach for Development of a MEMS Heat Generator

G. S. Masi1 S. V. De Guido1 G. Montagna2 C. Martucci2 P. M. Congedo1 L. Vasanelli 1 M. G. Manera2 R. Rella2
1Department of Innovation Engineering, University of Salento, Lecce, Italy
2CNR-IMM, Lecce, Italy
Multiphysics Modeling of Warm-Air Drying of Potatoes Slices

S. Sandoval Torres1 A. de Lourdes Allier González1 L.L. Méndez Lagunas1
1Instituto Politécnico Nacional, CIIDIR, Oaxaca, Mexico
Multiphysics Simulation of the Electrochemical Finishing of Micro Bores

M. Hackert-Oschätzchen1 M. Kowalick1 G. Meichsner2 A. Schubert12
1Chemnitz University of Technology, Chemnitz, Germany
2Fraunhofer Institute for Machine Tools and Forming Technology IWU, Chemnitz, Germany
Multiphysics Simulations in the Ultrasonic Industry

P.A. Colombo1
1DepQuest, Dalmine, Italy
Numerical Calculation of the Dynamic Behavior of Asynchronous Motors with COMSOL Multiphysics

J. Güdelhöfer1 R. Gottkehaskamp1 A. Hartmann1
1Department of Electrical Machines and Electromagnetic Field Theory, University of Applied Sciences Düsseldorf, Düsseldorf, Germany
Numerical Investigation of Non-Newtonian Laminar Flow in a Curved Tube with Insert

A. Kadyyrov1
1Research Center for Power Engineering Problems, KSC, RAS, Russia
Numerical Modeling and Performance Optimization Study of a Diaphragm Pump for Medical Application

I. Lupelli1 P. Gaudio1 A. Malizia1 R. Quaranta1
1Department of Industrial Engineering, University of Rome “Tor Vergata”, Roma, Italy
Numerical Modeling of a MEMS Sensor with Planar Coil for Magnetic Flux Density Measurements

J. Golebiowski1 S. Milcarz1
1 Department of Semiconductor and Optoelectronics Devices, Technical University of Lodz, Lodz, Poland
Numerical Modeling of Heat and Mass Transfer in Porous Materials During Drying and Shrinkage

D. Lelièvre1 P. Glouannec1
1Université de Bretagne-Sud, Lorient, France
Numerical Simulation of a Human Body Subjected to Electrostatic Fields for Study of the Turin Shroud Body Image

G. Fanti1 L. Matordes1 V. Amoruso2 M. Bullo1 F. Lattarulo2 G. Pesavento1
1Dip. di Ingegneria Industriale, Università di Padova, Padova, Italy
2Politecnico di Bari, Bari, Italy
Numerical Simulation of Oil Recovery by Polymer Injection using COMSOL

J. Wegner1 L. Ganzer1
1Clausthal University of Technology, Clausthal, Germany
Numerical Simulation of Temperature and Stress Fields in the Rock Heating Experiment

P. Rálek1 M. Hokr1
1Technical University in Liberec, Liberec, Czech Republic
Numerical Simulation of Warm-Air Drying of Mexican Softwood (Pinus Pseudostrobus)

S. Sandoval Torres1 E. Hernández-Bautista1 J. Rodríguez-Ramírez1 A. Carrillo Parra2
1Instituto Politécnico Nacional, CIIDIR, Oaxaca, Mexico
2Facultad de Ciencias Forestales, Universidad Autónoma de Nuevo León, Linares, N.L. México
Numerical Simulation Study on the Heat and Mass Transfer Through Multi-Layer Textile Assemblies

S.F. Neves1 J.J.B.L.M. Campos1 T.S. Mayor2
1CEFT – Transport Phenomena Research Center, Chemical Engineering Department, Porto University, Porto, Portugal
2CeNTI - Centre for Nanotechology and Smart Materials, Rua Fernando Mesquita, Vila Nova de Famalicão, Portugal
Numerical Study of the Scattering of a Short-Pulse Plane Wave by a Buried Sphere in a Lossy Medium

F. Frezza1 F. Mangini1 M. Muzi2 P. Nocito3 E. Stoja1 N. Tedeschi1
1Department of Information Engineering, Electronics and Telecommunications, "La Sapienza" University of Rome, Rome, Italy
2Institute of Advanced Biomedical Imaging, "G. d'Annuzio" University Fondation, University "G. d'Annuzio" Chieti-Pescara, Chieti, Italy
3Istituto Superiore C.T.I., Communications Department, Ministry of Economic Development, Rome, Italy
Operation of an Electromagnetic Trigger with a Short-Circuit Ring

D. Križaj1 Z. Topčagić1 B. Drnovšek1
1Faculty of Electrical Engineering, University of Ljubljana, Ljubljana, Slovenia
Comparison Between Turbulent and Laminar Bubbly-Flow for Modeling H2/H2O Separation

E. Amores Vera1 J. Rodríguez Ruiz1
1Centro Nacional del Hidrógeno, Puertollano, Spain
Optimization of Thermal Properties Identification of Complex Thin Films Using MATLAB® and COMSOL Multiphysics

N. Semmar1 B. Wane1
1GREMI, UMR7344, CNRS-University of Orleans, Orléans Cedex 2, France
Photon Migration Through Multiple Layers of Biological Tissue

M.S. Yeoman1 E. Sultan2
1Continuum Blue, Tredomen, Ystrad Mynach, United Kingdom
2College of Technological Studies, PAAET, Adailiyah, Kuwait
Simulation of a Plastic Bottles Solar Collector

V. Bonetti1
1Ingegneria Senza Frontiere, DESE, Università di Pisa, Pisa, Italy
Positioning System for Particles in Microfluidic Structures

D. Kappe1 A. Hütten1
1University of Bielefeld, Bielefeld, Germany
Pseudo-3D Multiphysics Simulation of a Hydride Vapor Phase Epitaxy Reactor

M. Hackert-Oschätzchen1 M. Penzel1 P. Plänitz2 A. Schubert13
1Chemnitz University of Technology, Chemnitz, Germany
2GWT-TUD, Dresden, Germany
3Fraunhofer Institute for Machine Tools and Forming Technology IWU, Chemnitz, Germany
Quartz Transducer Modeling for Development of BAW Resonators

L.B.M. Silva1 E.J.P. Santos1
1Laboratory for Devices and Nanostructures, Electronics and Systems Department, Universidade Federal de Pernambuco, Recife, PE, Brasil
Ribbon Formation in Twist-Nematic Elastomers

L. Teresi1 V. Varano1
1LaMS - Modelling & Simulation Lab, Università degli Studi Roma Tre, Roma, Italy
Seasonal Thermal Performance of Geothermal Piles

D. Testi1 P. Conti1
1University of Pisa, Department of Energy and Systems Engineering, Pisa, Italy
Simplified Numerical Model of an Axial Impeller

A.-M. Georgescu1 S.-C. Georgescu2
1Hydraulics and Environmental Protection Department, Technical University of Civil Engineering, Bucharest, Romania
2Hydraulics Department, University “Politehnica”, Bucharest, Romania
Simulation of Chemotractant Gradients in Microfluidic Channels to Study Cell Migration Mechanism in Silico

P. Wallin1 E. Bernson1 J. Gold1
1Chalmers University of Technology, Applied Physics, Biological Physics, Gothenburg, Sweden
Simulation of Piezoelectric Transformers with COMSOL

T. Andersen1 M. A. E. Andersen1 O. C. Thomsen1
1DTU Elektro, Technical University of Denmark, Kgs. Lyngby, Denmark
Simulation of Pumping Induced Groundwater Flow in Unconfined Aquifer Using Arbitrary Lagrangian-Eulerian Method

Y. Jin1 E. Holzbecher1 S. Ebneth2
1Department of Applied Geology, Georg-August-University, Göttingen, Germany
2Hoelscher Dewatering, Haren, Germany
Reactive Transport Processes in Compacted Bentonite

A.E. Idiart1 M. Pekala1 A. Nardi1 D. Arcos1
1Amphos 21, Barcelona, Spain
Simulation of a Seal

V. Viola1
1CARCO, Basiano, Milano, Italy
Simulation Organogenesis in COMSOL: Deforming and Interacting Domains

D. Iber1 D. Menshykau1
1D-BSSE, ETH Zurich, Basel, Switzerland
Stress and Fatigue Analysis of Subsea Umbilical and Cable Systems

M.S. Yeoman1 V. Sivasailam1 T. Poole3 S. Ingham3
1Continuum Blue, Tredomen, Ystrad Mynach, United Kingdom
3JDR Cable Systems, Littleport, Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom
Structural Analysis of a Pressure Sensor for High Temperature Environments

S.V. De Guido1 G.S. Masi1 P. Vladimirovich Miodushevsky1 L. Vasanelli1
1Department of Innovation Engineering, University of Salento, Lecce, Italy
Study of Thermal Behavior of Thermoset Polymer Matrix Filled with Micro and Nanoparticles

B. Reine1 J. Di-Tomaso2 G. Dusserre1 P. Olivier1
1Université de Toulouse, UPS, INSA, Mines Albi, ISAE, ICA, IUT, Dept. GMP, Toulouse Cedex, France
2RESCOLL - Société de Recherche, Pessac Cedex, France
Terahertz Resonant Dipole Nanoantennas

S. Tuccio 1 A. Alabastri1 L. Razzari1 A. Toma1 C. Liberale1 R. Proietti Zaccaria1 F. De Angelis1 G. Das1 E. di Fabrizio1
1Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia, Genova, Italy
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V. Chiessi1
1Istituto Superiore per la Protezione e la Ricerca Ambientale, Roma, Italy
The Refinement of the Contact Compression Ring Chamfer for Race Engine Conditions

M. Dickinson1 N. Renevier2 W. Ahmed3
1Racing to Research team, School of Computing, Engineering and Physical Sciences, University of Central Lancashire, Preston, United Kingdom
2The Jost Institute, School of Computing, Engineering and Physical Sciences, University of Central Lancashire, Preston, United Kingdom
3Institute of Nanotechnology and Bioengineering, School of Computing, Engineering and Physical Sciences, University of Central Lancashire, Preston, United Kingdom
Theoretical Investigation of CMH Lamps Ignition Properties in Ar/Hg Penning Gas Mixtures

Sz. Beleznai1 I. Maros2
1Budapest University of Technology and Economics, Budapest, Hungary
2General Electric Lighting, GE Hungary KFT, Budapest, Hungary
Theoretical Simulations of Silicon-On-Nothing (SON) Structures

C. Grau Turuelo1 B. Bergmann1 C. Breitkopf1 F. Hoffmann2 L. Brencher2
1Technische Universität Dresden, Dresden, Saxony, Germany
2Infineon Technologies GmbH, Dresden, Dresden, Saxony, Germany
Thermal and Fluid Dynamics Studies Applied to Steel Industry

G. Tracanelli1 M. Culos1
1Studio di Ingegneria Industriale Tracanelli, San Vito al Tagliamento, Italy
Time-Dependent Thermal Stress and Distortion Analysis During Additive Layer Manufacturing, by Powder Consolidation by Laser Heating

M.S. Yeoman1 J. Sidhu2
11. Continuum Blue Ltd., Tredomen Innovation & Technology Park, Tredomen, Ystrad Mynach, United Kingdom
2BAE Systems, Advanced Technology Centre, Bristol, United Kingdom
Topographic Effects on Radio Magnetotelluric Simulations on Levees: Numerical Modeling for Future Comparison With Fields Results

R. Duval1 C. Fauchard1 R. Antoine1
1ERA23-IFSTTAR, Laboratoire des Ponts et Chaussées de Rouen, CETE-Normandie Centre, France
Two- and Three-Dimensional Holey Phononic Crystals with Unit Cells of Resonators

Y.F. Wang12 Y.S. Wang1 L. Wang2
1Institute of Engineering Mechanics, Beijing Jiaotong University, Beijing, China
2Department of Mechanical Engineering, Østfold University College, Halden, Norway
µHeater on a Buckled Cantilever Plate for Gas Sensor Applications

A. Arpys Arevalo Carreno1 E. Byas1 I.G. Foulds1
1King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, Thuwal, Mecca, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
Using COMSOL for Optimal Design of Engineering Barriers of Nuclear Waste Repositories

L.M. de Vries1 A. Nardi1 A.E. Idiart1 P. Trinchero1 J. Molinero1 F. Vahlund2 H. von Schenck2
1Amphos 21, Barcelona, Spain
2Swedish Nuclear Fuel and Waste Management, Stockholm, Sweden
Using Temperature Signals to Estimate Geometry Parameters in Fractured Geothermal Reservoirs

F. Maier1 P. Oberdorfer1 I. Kocabas2 I. Ghergut1 M. Sauter1
1Dpt. Applied Geology, Center of Geosciences, Georg-August-University, Göttingen, Germany
2Petroleum and Natural Gas Engineering Department Batman, Batman University, Batman, Turkey
Utilization of COMSOL Multiphysics' JAVA API for the Implementation of a Micromagnetic Modeling and Simulation Package with a Customized User Interface

L. Teich1 A. Hütten2 C. Schröder1
1Department of Engineering Sciences and Mathematics, Computational Materials Science & Engineering (CMSE), University of Applied Sciences Bielefeld, Bielefeld, Germany
2Department of Physics, Thin Films and Nanostructures, Bielefeld University, Bielefeld, Germany
Validation of Space Charge Laminar Flow in Diodes

M. Cavenago1
1INFN-LNL, Legnaro, Padova, Italy
Ventilation System of a Microwave Assisted Drying Kiln

A.-G. Ghiaus1 M.-A. Istrate1 A. Georgescu1
1Technical University of Civil Engineering, Bucharest, Romania
Web Based Laboratories for Teaching Electromagnetics for TEMPUS eLab Project

Y. El-Qattan 1 H. Ghali1
1Electrical Engineering Department, The British University in Egypt (BUE), El Sherouk City, Egypt
Application of COMSOL Multiphysics in the Study of Heat Transfer in Solids: Comparison with Measurements Obtained by Means of Infrared Photothermal Radiometry

V.M. Suárez Quezada1 J.H. Wong1 J.A. Calderón Arenas1 E. Marín Moares1 José Bruno Rojas Trigos1 Antonio Gustavo Juarez Gracia1 Jonathan F Guarachi solano1
1Centro de Investigación en Ciencia Aplicada y Tecnología Avanzada Unidad Legaria del Instituto Politécnico Nacional, Mexico, Distrito Federal, Mexico
Methodology for Calculation Scattering Parameters in a Transmission-Line Transducer

E.J.P. Santos1 L.B.M. Silva1
1Laboratory for Devices and Nanostructures, Departamento de Eletrônica e Sistemas, Universidade Federal de Pernambuco, Várzea, Recife, PE, Brasil
Multiphysics Modeling of Spring-Supported Thrust Bearings for Hydropower Applications

F.X. Borràs1 J. Ukonsaari2 A. Almqvist1
1Luleå University of Technology, Luleå, Sweden
2Vattenfall Research and Development, Luleå, Sweden
Assessing the Potential of Ventilated Facades on Reducing a Buildings’ Thermal Load Using Decoupled COMSOL Simulations

J. van Schijndel1 C. van Dronkelaar1
1Eindhoven University of Technology, Eindhoven, The Netherlands
Flare System Pressure Drop Calculations Using COMSOL

K. Alhazza1 B. Albusairi1 H. Kamal1 H.M.S. Lababiedi1 A.A. Abbas2
1Kuwait University, Kuwait City, Kuwait
2Petrochemical Industries Company, Kuwait City, Kuwait
Geometric Modeling and Numerical Simulation of Airfoil Shapes Using Integrated MATLAB® and COMSOL Multiphysics

A. Safari1 H. Lemu G.1 H. Severson1
1University of Stavanger, Stavanger, Norway
Numerical and Experimental Investigation of Natural Convection Flow of (Sub-) and (Super-) Critical CO2 in Aqueous Phase

R. Khosrokhavar1 G. Elsinga1 R. Farajzadeh2 H. Bruining1
1Delft University of Technology, Delft, The Netherland
2Shell International Global Solutions, Amsterdam, The Netherland
Numerical Simulation of Recovery of Light Oil by Medium Temperature Oxidation in Porous Media

N. Khoshenvis Gargar1 A. Mailybaev2 D. Marchesin2 H. Bruining1
1Delft University of Technology, Delft, The Netherlands
2Instituto Nacional de Matematica Pura e Aplicada, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Optimizing Performance of Equipment for Thermostimulation of Muscle Tissue using COMSOL Multiphysics

J. Kocbach1 K. Folgerø1 L. Mohn2 O. Brix3
1Christian Michelsen Research, Bergen, Norway
2Luzmon Norway, Bergen, Norway
3Michelsen Medical, Bergen, Norway
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