24. Computational Methods in Materials Processing

  1. W. J. Minkowycz2,
  2. E. M. Sparrow3 and
  3. J. Y. Murthy4
  1. R. Pitchumani

Published Online: 21 JAN 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9780470172599.ch24

Handbook of Numerical Heat Transfer, Second Edition

Handbook of Numerical Heat Transfer, Second Edition

How to Cite

Pitchumani, R. (2000) Computational Methods in Materials Processing, in Handbook of Numerical Heat Transfer, Second Edition (eds W. J. Minkowycz, E. M. Sparrow and J. Y. Murthy), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470172599.ch24

Editor Information

  1. 2

    University of Illinois at Chicago, Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering (MC 251), 842 West Taylor Street, Chicago, IL 60607-7022, USA

  2. 3

    University of Minnesota-Twin Cities, Department of Mechanical Engineering, 111 Church Street, S.E., Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA

  3. 4

    Purdue University, School of Mechanical Engineering, 1288 Mechanical Engineering Building, West Lafavette, IN 47907-1288, USA

Author Information

  1. University of Connecticut, Department of Mechanical Engineering, 191 Auditorium Road, Storrs, CT 06269-3139, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 21 JAN 2009
  2. Published Print: 22 DEC 2000

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471348788

Online ISBN: 9780470172599



  • polymer-matrix composites;
  • model-based process control;
  • thermosetting-matrix composites processing;
  • liquid composite molding;
  • isothermal mold-filling simulation


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Processing of Polymer-Matrix Composites

  • Application Considerations

  • Concluding Remarks

  • Nomenclature

  • References