Preliminaries 
INVITED LECTURES 
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Using Mixed Discretisation Schemes in MultiPhysics Simulation
M. Cross, T.N. Croft, D. McBride, A.K. Slone and A.J. Williams 
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Is the Whole the Sum of its Parts?  On Similarities and Differences in Discontinuous Modelling Frameworks
N. Bicanic 
3 
Stochastic Structural Optimisation with Quadratic Loss Functions
K. Marti 
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Mixed and Hybrid Stress Elements for Biphasic Media
J.A. Teixeira De Freitas, I.D. Moldovan and M. Toma 
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Formulation and Finite Element Implementation of Dynamically Consistent Gradient Elasticity
H. Askes, I.M. Gitman and T. Bennett 
CONTRIBUTED PAPERS 
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Computational Modelling in Spinal Biomechanics: A Combined MultiBody Dynamics / Finite Element Approach
V. Esat and M. Acar 
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On an Inverse Problem in Soft Tissue Elastography
Z.Y. Guo and N. Bicanic 
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Aspects of Modelling and Large Scale Simulation of Arterial Walls

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Investigation of an Implant for the Treatment of the Fracture of Cortical and Trabecular Bones
V.L. Kidgell, O. Hassan and Y. Feng 
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FluidStructure Interaction Simulations on an Idealised Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Model
S. Kelly and M. O'Rourke 
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A Combined Experimental and Numerical Investigation into Early Atherosclerosis
N.M. Quinn, A. Ivankovic and A. Karac 
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Mechanical Analysis of Bamboo Stems

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FluxContinuous Schemes for Solving EEG Source Localization Problems
M. Pal, D. Gupta, M.G. Edwards and C.J. James 
14 
A Hyperelastoplastic ALE Formulation based on Spatial and Material Forces
Z. Uthman and H. Askes 
15 
Compact Plasticity Algorithm for PressureSensitive Media
T. Li and R. Crouch 
16 
Drying of a Multilayer Ceramic Shell Body
Z. Harun, D.T. Gethin, R.W. Lewis and W.J. Ferguson 
17 
Finite Elements and Lattice Boltzmann for Heat Transfer: Compared and Combined
I.W. Haslam and R.S. Crouch 
18 
Finite Element Solution of Coupled ChemoPoroelasticity
W. Pao, S.W. Wong and R.W. Lewis 
19 
Modelling of Transport Processes in Concrete at Elevated Temperatures
K. Kukla, C.J. Pearce, C.T. Davie and N. Bicanic 
20 
Thermomechanical Analysis of an ElasticPlastic SemiInfinite Medium in Sliding Contact with a Fractal Surface
A. Ozer and H. Sofuoglu 
21 
Scale Transition for Computational Homogenization
L. Kaczmarczyk, C.J. Pearce and N. Bicanic 
22 
Micromechanical based Model for Cementitious Composite Materials
A.D. Jefferson and T. Bennett 
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A Framework for Stochastic Micromechanics
S.C. Baxter and T.O. Williams 
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Towards Hybrid Equilibrium Elements for Microcontinua
E.A.W. Maunder and C.W. Smith 
25 
Some Finite Elements for Elasticity with Microstructure and Gradient Elasticity
A. Zervos 
26 
Towards the MicroStructural Analysis of OpenCelled Foams through the Compaction Regime
F.J. Calvo, L. Margetts and I.M. Smith 
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An Algorithm for Statics of Dry Masonry
T. Koziara and N. Bicanic 
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ThreeDimensional Imaging Techniques for Material Characterisation
V. Bui Xuan, P. Young, G. Tabor and G. Limbert 
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HybridTrefftz Elements for Cohesive Crack Propagation in QuasiBrittle Materials
L. Kaczmarczyk and C.J. Pearce 
30 
Laminated Plate Modelling: Total Lagrange Formulation with Transverse Shear Strains
A.J. Shaw and P.D. Gosling 
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Comparison of Various Kinematics for the Analysis of Functionally Graded Materials Plates
E. Carrera, S. Brischetto and A. Robaldo 
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Finite Element Analysis of Composite Patch Repaired Plates with Circular Stress Raisers used for SIF Reduction
G.J. Tsamasphyros, K. Kalkanis, Th.K. Papathanassiou and C. Vrettos 
33 
Modular Modelling in Computational Mechanics Research
R.A. Hiley, P.D. Gosling and M. Rouainia 
34 
A Simple Method to Evaluate Trimming Operations on Hot Forged Blade Components
B. Lu, H. Ou and C.G. Armstrong 
35 
Investigation of the Traffic Flow on an Intersection using a Cellular Automaton Model
H.D. He, W.Z. Lu, A.Y.T. Leung and L.Y. Dong 
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Numerical Simulation of Spanish Bell Ringing

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Velocity Mapping Procedures for Tidal Stream Turbines in an Arbitrary Flow Field and the Implications on Performance Due to NonUniform Flow
J. Chapman, J.A.C. Orme and I. Masters 
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Smooth Finite Element Methods
S. Bordas, N.X. Hung, T. Rabczuk and N.D. Hung 
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Area Bubble Functions for Stabilization of Mixed Finite Tetrahedral Elements
R. Mahnken, I. Caylak and G. Laschet 
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A Theory of Finite Elements and Its Application
P.O. Tuominen 
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Locally Enriched Finite Elements for the Helmholtz Equation
O. Laghrouche and M.S. Mohamed 
42 
Follower Tension Buckling of Columns using Fourier pelements
J. Fan and A.Y.T. Leung 
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A New Objective Function for Mesh Untangling, Smoothing, Refinement and Coarsening
X. Gu and B. Svendsen 
44 
Flux Continuous Finite Volume Schemes with Full Pressure Continuity
H. Zheng, M.G. Edwards and M. Pal 
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Further Research on a Selfadapt SOR Solver for Linear Equation Systems
G. Duan and A.H.C. Chan 
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Adaptive SpaceTime Boundary Element Method for ThreeDimensional Scalar Wave Propagation
J.X. Zhou, T. Koziara and T.G. Davies 
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Solving TwoDimensional Orthotropic Potential Cauchy Problems of Thin Bodies using the Boundary Element Method
H.L. Zhou, Z.W. Guan and Z.R. Niu 
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A FEMSBFEM Coupled Method for FullyAutomatic Modelling of Cohesive Discrete Crack Propagation
Z.J. Yang and A.J. Deeks 
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First Attempts at A Posteriori Error Estimation in eXtended Finite Element Methods
S. Bordas and M. Duflot 
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Adaptive Generation of Arbitrary Grids and its Application in Finite Difference Analysis of ThreeDimensional Continua
G.M. Cocchi 
51 
An Enriched Meshfree Method for Multiple Cracks in Three Dimensions
T. Rabczuk, S. Bordas and G. Zi 
52 
A Novel Generalized Continuum Approach for Modelling SizeScale Effects and Oriented Material Behaviour
S. Skatulla and C. Sansour 
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The Stochastic Meshless Method and the Immune Algorithm for Structural Reliability
S.H. You, X.Q. Li, Z.J. Chen and X.P. Wan 
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The Implementation of an Element by Element Preconditioned Conjugate Gradient Solver for a Novel Multithreaded Array Processor
V. Szeremi and L. Margetts 
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Parallel Modal Analysis using Distributed Objects
B.C.P. Heng and R.I. Mackie 
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FPGABased Acceleration of the ThreeDimensional Finite Difference Floating Point Solution of the Laplace Equation
J. Hu, E.J.C. Stewart, S.F. Quigley and A.H.C. Chan 
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Equilibration of Configurational Forces in the Tendon Layout Optimisation of Prestressed Concrete Structures
S. Eurviriyanukul and H. Askes 
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Controlling SingleNode Connections in Plane and in Space
V. Pomezanski 
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Optimum Design and Sensitivity Analysis of Shallow Space Structures using an Improved MetaHeuristic Method

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MultiObjective Optimization of Laminated Composite Plates Subjected to Uniform Loading using the MFD method
U. Topal 
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LargeScale FluidStructure Interaction Simulation of Viscoplastic and Fracturing ThinShells Subjected to Shocks and Detonations
F. Cirak, R. Deiterding and S.P. Mauch 
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A Partitioned Approach for the Solution of ThreeDimensional TimeDependent Incompressible FluidStructure Interaction
C. Wood, A.J. Gil, O. Hassan and J. Bonet 
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Size Effect of Cohesive Delamination Fracture Triggered by Sandwich Skin Wrinkling
Z. Bazant and P. Grassl 
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Numerical Simulation of Large Deformation Response of Hyperelastic Fibre Reinforced Composites
Z.Y. Guo, X.Q. Peng and B. Moran 
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Collapse of Composite Tubes made from a Carbon and Glass Fibre Combination under Uniform External Pressure
C.T.F. Ross, M. Engelhardt and A.P.F. Little 
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Higher Resolution Convection Schemes for Porous Media Flow Computation on Highly Distorted Unstructured Grids
S. Lamine and M.G. Edwards 
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A DamageBased Diffusivity Model for Moisture Transport in Cementitious Media
A.H. AlGadhib, W. Pao, S.W. Wong and R.W. Lewis 
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Numerical Modelling of the Required Pressures for Advancing Water to Overcome Capillary Valve Hindrance in a LabonaCD

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Flow Path Simulation and Stress Analysis of a HP Bypass Valve
T.V.K. Bhanuprakash, L. Vishnuvardhan and K. Ramesh 
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A CFD Analysis of a Complete Double Entry Centrifugal Pump
R.R.G. Spence and J. AmaralTeixeira 
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Numerical Modelling of the Impact Behaviour of High Aspect Ratio Aluminium Foam Filled Sections
F. TeixeiraDias, V. Miranda and J. PinhodaCruz 
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Effective Stress Analysis of Gravity Quay Walls under Earthquake Loading
M. Alyami, M. Rouainia and S.M. Wilkinson 
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Metal Shear Panels as an Innovative System for Seismic Upgrading of Existing RC Buildings: From Numerical Analyses to FullScale Experimental Tests
A. Formisano, G. De Matteis, S. Panico and F.M. Mazzolani 
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Numerical Methods for the Design of Face Worm Gears with DoubleLead Worm
A. Gessner 
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Design Charts for the Plastic General Instability of RingStiffened Conical Shells under External Hydrostatic Pressure
C.T.F. Ross, A.P.F. Little, R. Allsop, C. Smith and M. Engelhardt 
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Computational Modelling of MetaltoMetal Seals
A.D. Taft, A.W. Lees and M. Cross 
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An Approach for Shape Error Quantification in Forging Compressor Blades using FE Modelling and CMM Inspection
J. Makem, H. Ou and C.G. Armstrong 
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Coupling Methods for Modelling Nonlinear SoilStructure Interaction
H.Z. Jahromi, B.A. Izzuddin and L. Zdravkovic 
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A Numerical Procedure for Fitting the Parameters used by the Kosugi Model to Predict Hydraulic Properties of BiModal Soils
L. Jendele and M. Kutilek 
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Do LumpedParameter Models Provide the Correct Geometrical Damping?
L. Andersen 
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Numerical Modelling of TimeDependent Effects in Concrete Structures
J.I. Lee and A. Scanlon 
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Modelling of the Fracture Process Zone of Concrete

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On the Modelling of Temperature Loading of Concrete using a Discrete Approach
C.J. Pearce and P. Grassl 
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A MultiScale based Stochastic Modelling of Discrete Elements with Rough Surfaces
J. Kato and Y.T. Feng 
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