Keynote Lectures

In the following, the keynote lectures of the XFEM 2009 conference are listed.

Each keynote lecture has been taped and is available as a movie stream in .wmv-format. The stream can be viewed in standard or high-definition quality. One movie player which supports this format is the freely available VLC media player.

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Speaker Title Movie
Ted
Belytschko
Developments and trends in the extended finite element method Small movie
Large movie
Alain
Combescure
XFEM for simulation of crack propagation in history dependent materials Small movie
Large movie
Thomas-P.
Fries
Extended finite element methods for evolving interfaces Small movie
Large movie
Peter
Hansbo
XFEM combined with Nitsche′s method for handling different kinds of discontinuities. Small movie
Large movie
Stefan
Löhnert
Adaptive multiscale analysis of microcrack / macrocrack interaction and propagation Small movie
Large movie
Günther
Meschke
XFEM models for single and two-phase materials Small movie
Large movie
Nicolas
Moës
Handling damage and fracture within the extended finite element method Small movie
Large movie
Yves
Renard
On theoretical aspects of the XFEM and some of its variants Small movie
Large movie
Giulio
Ventura
Recent advances in modelling dislocations and related multiscale problems by the extended finite element method. Small movie
Large movie
Wolfgang A.
Wall
XFEM for multifield problems – recent developments and applications Small movie
Large movie

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