Chapter 37. Modeling and Adaptive Numerical Techniques for Oxidation of Ceramic Composites

  1. J. P. Singh
  1. S. Adjerid,
  2. M. Aiffa,
  3. J. E. Flaherty,
  4. J. B. Hudson and
  5. M. S. Shephard

Published Online: 26 MAR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470294444.ch37

Proceedings of the 21st Annual Conference on Composites, Advanced Ceramics, Materials, and Structures - B: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 18, Issue 4

Proceedings of the 21st Annual Conference on Composites, Advanced Ceramics, Materials, and Structures - B: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 18, Issue 4

How to Cite

Adjerid, S., Aiffa, M., Flaherty, J. E., Hudson, J. B. and Shephard, M. S. (1997) Modeling and Adaptive Numerical Techniques for Oxidation of Ceramic Composites, in Proceedings of the 21st Annual Conference on Composites, Advanced Ceramics, Materials, and Structures - B: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 18, Issue 4 (ed J. P. Singh), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470294444.ch37

Author Information

  1. Scientific Computation Research Center, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, NY 12180-3590

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 MAR 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1997

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470375532

Online ISBN: 9780470294444

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Keywords:

  • oxidation;
  • transformations;
  • composites;
  • deformation;
  • two-dimensional

Summary

We develop a mathematical model for the oxidation of silicon carbide in a crack or pore. The model consists of a nonlinear partial differential system that is solved by adaptive finite element software that automates many of the computational decisions.