22/7/14    11:00 - 13:00
Advances in Numerical Methods for Flexible Multibody Mechanics I
Minisymposium organized by Olivier Bauchau, Olivier Bruls and Alberto Cardona
Room: Sala E4
Chair: Olivier Bruls
CoChair: Juan Carlos García Orden
A simple torsion-free nonlinear beam element for multibody dynamics (Keynote Lecture)
Juan C. García Orden and Javier Cuenca Queipo

Formulation of a non-linear shell finite element on the lie group SE (3)
Valentin Sonneville and Olivier Brüls

Nonlinear analysis of tape springs: Comparison of two geometrically exact finite element formulations
Florence Dewalque, Valentin Sonneville and Olivier Brüls

On a consistent application of Newton‘s law to mechanical systems with motion constraints
Sotirios Natsiavas and Elias Paraskevopoulos