3. State-of-the-Art Models, Software, and Future Improvements

  1. Dr.rer.nat. Georg J. Schmitz1 and
  2. Dr. Ulrich Prahl2
  1. Markus Apel and
  2. Dr.rer.nat. Georg J. Schmitz

Published Online: 17 APR 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9783527646098.ch3

Integrative Computational Materials Engineering: Concepts and Applications of a Modular Simulation Platform

Integrative Computational Materials Engineering: Concepts and Applications of a Modular Simulation Platform

How to Cite

Apel, M. and Schmitz, G. J. (2012) State-of-the-Art Models, Software, and Future Improvements, in Integrative Computational Materials Engineering: Concepts and Applications of a Modular Simulation Platform (eds G. J. Schmitz and U. Prahl), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527646098.ch3

Editor Information

  1. 1

    RWTH Aachen University, Access e.V., Intzestr. 5, 52072 Aachen, Germany

  2. 2

    RWTH Aachen University, Department of Ferrous Metallurgy, Intzestr. 1, 52072 Aachen, Germany

Author Information

  1. RWTH Aachen University, Access e.V., Intzestr. 5, 52072 Aachen, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 17 APR 2012
  2. Published Print: 15 APR 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527330812

Online ISBN: 9783527646098

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Keywords:

  • simulation chain;
  • computational thermodynamics;
  • macroscopic and mesoscopic models;
  • phase field models;
  • parallel computing

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Overview of Existing Models and Software

  • Requirements for Models and Software in an ICME Framework

  • Benefits of Platform Operations for Individual Models

  • Strong and Weak Coupling of Platform Models

  • Conclusions

  • References