Università degli studi di PaviaFacoltà di IngegneriaIstituto Universitario di Studi Superiori di PaviaEucentreIstituto di Matematica Applicata e Tecnologie Informatiche
Computational Mechanics &
Advanced Materials Group


Papers in international journals

  1. E. Brivadis, A. Buffa, B. Wohlmuth, L. Wunderlich. Isogeometric mortar methods. Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering, vol. 284 , pp. 292-319 (2015)
  2. J. Kiendl, F. Auricchio, L. Beirao da Veiga, C. Lovadina, A. Reali. Isogeometric collocation methods for the Reissner-Mindlin plate problem. Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering, vol. 284 , pp. 489-507 (2015)
  3. S. Morganti, F. Auricchio, D.J. Benson, F.I. Gambarin, S. Hartmann, T.J.R. Hughes, A. Reali. Patient-specific isogeometric structural analysis of aortic valve closure. Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering, vol. 284 , pp. 508-520 (2015)
  4. M. Rezaiee-Pajand, F. Auricchio, Mehrzad Sharifian, Mehrdad Sharifian. Exponential-based integration for Bigoni–Piccolroaz plasticity model. European Journal of Mechanics - A/Solids, vol. 51, pp. 107-122 (2015)
  5. F. Auricchio, A.-L. Bessoud, A. Reali, U. Stefanelli. A phenomenological model for the magneto-mechanical response of single-crystal Magnetic Shape Memory Alloys. European Journal of Mechanics - A/Solids, vol. 52, pp. 1-11 (2015).
  6. J. Kiendl, F. Auricchio, T.J.R. Huges, A. Reali. Single-variable formulations and isogeometric discretizations for shear deformable beams. Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering, vol.284, pp. 988-1004 (2015)
  7. F. Auricchio, M. Conti, A. Ferrara, E. Lanzarone. A Clinically Applicable Stochastic Approach for Noninvasive Estimation of Aortic Stiffness Using Computed Tomography Data. IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering, vol. 62, pp. 176-187 (2015)
  8. F. Auricchio, A. Constantinescu, M. Conti, G. Scalet. A computational approach for the lifetime prediction of cardiovascular balloon-expandable stents. International Journal of Fatigue, vol. 75, pp. 69–79 (2015)
  9. G. Scalet, F. Auricchio, E. Bonetti, L. Castellani, D. Ferri, M. Pachera, F. Scavello. An experimental, theoretical and numerical investigation of shape memory polymers. International Journal of Plasticity, vol. 67, pp. 127–147 (2015).
  10. MJ. Ashrafi, J. Arghavani, R. Naghdabadi and F. Auricchio. A three-dimensional phenomenological constitutive model for porous shape memory alloys including plasticity effects. Journal of Intelligent Material Systems and Structures, pp. 1–17 (2015).
  11. F. Auricchio, G. Balduzzi, C. Lovadina. The dimensional reduction approach for 2D non-prismatic beam modelling: A solution based on Hellinger–Reissner principle. International Journal of Solids and Structures, vol. 63, pp. 264–276 (2015).
  12. J. Kiendl, M.-C. Hsu, M.C.H. Wu, A. Reali. Isogeometric Kirchhoff-Love shell formulations for general hyperelastic materials. Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering, vol. 291, pp. 280-303 (2015).
  13. L. Beirao da Veiga, T.J.R. Hughes, J. Kiendl, C. Lovadina, J.Niiranen, A. Reali, H. Speleers. A locking-free model for Reissner-Mindlin plates: Analysis and isogeometric implementation via NURBS and triangular NURPS. Mathematical Models and Methods in Applied Sciences, vol. 25, pp. 1519-1551 (2015).
  14. M.F. Urbano, F. Auricchio, D. Boffi, L. Gastaldi, A. Lefieux, A.Reali. On a fictitious domain method with distributed Lagrange multiplier for interface problems. Applied Numerical Mathematics, vol. 95, pp. 36-50 (2015)
  15. M. F. Urbano, F. Auricchio. Modeling Permanent Deformations of Superelastic and Shape Memory Materials. Journal of Functional Biomaterials, vol. 6, pp. 398-406 (2015)
  16. M.-C. Hsu, D. Kamensky, F. Xu, J. Kiendl, C. Wang, M.C.H. Wu, J. Minero., A. Reali,Y. Bazilevs, M. Sacks. Dynamic and fluid-structure interaction simulations of bioprosthetic heart valves using parametric design with T-splines and Fung-type material models. Computational Mechanics, vol. 55, pp. 1211-1225 (2015).
  17. E. Gasparini, S. C. Tarantino, M. Conti, R. Biesuz, P. Ghigna, F. Auricchio, M. P. Riccardi, M. Zema. Geopolymers from low-T activated kaolin: Implications for the use of alunite-bearing raw materials. Applied Clay Science, vol. 114, pp. 530-539 (2015).
  18. A. Beltempo, G. Balduzzi, G. Alfano, F. Auricchio. Analytical derivation of a general 2D non-prismatic beam model based on the Hellinger-Reissner principle. Engineering Structures, vol. 101, pp. 88-98 (2015).
  19. V. Sepe , F. Auricchio, S. Marfia, E. Sacco. Micromechanical analysis of porous SMA. Smart Materials and Structures, vol. 24 (2015).
  20. M. Ferraro, F. Auricchio, E. Boatti, G. Scalet, M. Conti, S. Morganti, A. Reali. An Efficient Finite Element Framework to Assess Flexibility Performances of SMA Self-Expandable Carotid Artery Stents. Journal of Functional Biomaterials, vol. 6(3), pp. 585-597 (2015).
  21. I. Bianchini, R. Argiento, F. Auricchio, E. Lanzarone. Efficient uncertainty quantification in stochastic finite element analysis based on functional principal components. Computational Mechanics, vol. 56(3), pp. 533-549 (2015).
  22. F. Auricchio, M. Conti, M. Ferraro, S. Morganti, A. Reali, R.L. Taylor. Innovative and efficient stent flexibility simulations based on isogeometric analysis. Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering, vol. 295, pp. 347-361 (2015).
  23. D. Asprone, F. Auricchio, A. Montanino, A. Reali. Review of the modified finite particle method and applications to incompressible solids. International Journal of Multiphysics, vol. 9, pp. 235-248 (2015).
  24. C. Manni, A. Reali, H. Speleers. Isogeometric collocation methods with generalized B-splines. Computers and Mathematics with Applications, vol. 70, pp. 1659-1675 (2015).
  25. F. Auricchio, F. Brezzi, A. Lefieux, A. Reali. An "immersed" finite element method based on a locally anisotropic remeshing for the incompressible Stokes problem. Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering, vol. 294, pp. 428-448 (2015).
  26. F. Auricchio, D. Boffi, L. Gastaldi, A. Lefieux, A. Reali. On a fictitious domain method with distributed Lagrange multiplier for interface problems . Applied Numerical Mathematics, vol. 95, pp. 36-50 (2015).
  27. S. Kollmannsberger, A.  Ozcan, J. Baiges, M. Ruess, E. Rank, A. Reali. Parameter-free, weak imposition of Dirichlet boundary conditions and coupling of trimmed and non-conforming patches. International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering, vol. 101, pp. 670-699 (2015).
  28. A. Reali, H. Gomez. An isogeometric collocation approach for Bernoulli-Euler beams and Kirchhoff plates. Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering, vol. 284, pp. 861-880 (2015).
  29. L. De Lorenzis, J.A. Evans, T.J.R. Hughes, A. Reali. Isogeometric Collocation: Neumann boundary conditions and contact. Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering, vol. 284, pp. 21-54 (2015).
  30. B. Carboni, W. Lacarbonara, F. Auricchio. Hysteresis of Multiconfiguration Assemblies of Nitinol and Steel Strands: Experiments and Phenomenological Identification. Journal of Engineering Mechanics, vol. 141 (2015)
  31. M.A. Yousef, P. Dionigi, S. Marconi, A. Calligaro, A.I. Cornaglia, E. Alfonsi, F. Auricchio. Successful reconstruction of nerve defects using distraction neurogenesis with a new experimental device, Basic and Clinical Neuroscience, vol. 6(4), pp. 253-264 (2015)
  32. F.J.H. Nauta, M. Conti, A.V. Kamman, G.H.W. van Bogerijen, J.L. Tolenaar, F. Auricchio, C.A. Figueroa, J.A. van Herwaarden, F.L. Moll, S. Trimarchi. Biomechanical Changes After Thoracic Endovascular Aortic Repair in Type B Dissection: A Systematic Review, Journal of Endovascular Therapy, vol. 22 (6), pp. 918-933 (2015)
  33. F.J. Nauta, M. Conti, S. Marconi, A.V. Kamman, G. Alaimo, S. Morganti, A. Ferrara, J. van Herwaarden, F.L. Moll, F. Auricchio, S. Trimarchi. Thoracic Endovascular Repair Decreases Longitudinal Aortic Distensibility: Experimental Study in an Ex-Vivo Porcine Model, Journal of the American College of Cardiology, vol. 66 (15), pp. B317-B317 (2015)
  34. J.F. Caseiro, R.A.F. Valente, A. Reali, J. Kiendl, F. Auricchio, R.J. Alves de Sousa. Assumed Natural Strain NURBS-based solid-shell element for the analysis of large deformation elasto-plastic thin-shell structures, Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering, vol. 284, pp.861-880 (2015)

Papers in international conference proceedings

  1. F. Auricchio, M. Ferretti, A. Lefieux, M. Musci, A. Reali, S. Trimarchi, A. Veneziani. Assessment of a Black-box Approach for a Parallel Finite Elements Solver in Computational Hemodynamics. Proceedings - 14th IEEE International Conference on Trust, Security and Privacy in Computing and Communications (TrustCom 2015), 2015 IEEE Trustcom/BigDataSE/ISPA, vol. 3, pp. 202-207 (2015)
  2. C. Trentin, E. Faggiano, M. Conti, F. Auricchio. An automatic tool for thoracic aorta segmentation and 3D geometric analysis, 9th International Symposium on Image and Signal Processing and Analysis (ISPA 2015), 60-65 (2015)
  3. D. Asprone, F. Auricchio, A. Montanino, A. Reali. Solution of the stationary stokes and Navier-Stokes equations using the modified finite particle method in the framework of a least squares residual method, Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Particle-Based Methods - Fundamentals and Applications (PARTICLES 2015), pp. 657-669 (2015)
  4. E. Lanzarone, F. Auricchio, M. Conti, A. Ferrara. Bayesian Estimation of the Aortic Stiffness based on Non-invasive Computed Tomography Images, Bayesian Statistics from Methods to Models and Applications, Springer Proceedings in Mathematics and Statistics, vol. 126, pp. 133-142 (2015)

Book chapters

  1. F. Auricchio, S. Marconi, G. Alaimo. Materiali per la stampa 3D, possibilità attuali e prospettive future in "Stampa 3D", in "STAMPA 3D Azienda, economia, finanza, IT, brevetti, lavoro, sicurezza, ambiente. Profili giuridici e opportunità di business", editors: C. Galli, A. Zama. Filodritto (2015), pp. 65-80
  2. A. Reali, T.J.R. Hughes. An Introduction to Isogeometric Collocation Methods, in "Isogeometric Methods for Numerical Simulation", editors: G. Beer, S.P. Bordas. Springer (2015), pp. 173-204


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