A parallel implementation of an implicit finite element formulation for incompress-ible fluids on a distributed-memory massively parallel computer is presented. The dominant issue that distinguishesâ€¦ (More)

We present a parallel Â®nite element computational method for 3D simulation of Ì„uidÂ±structure interactions (FSI) in parachute systems. The Ì„ow solver is based on a stabilized Â®nite elementâ€¦ (More)

In this paper we discuss sparse matrix computational methods, and their parallel implementations, for evaluating matrix-vector products in iterative solution of coupled, nonlinear equationsâ€¦ (More)

In this paper we describe parallel computational methods for 3D simulation of the dynamics and uid dynamics of a parafoil with prescribed, time-dependent shape changes. The mathematical model isâ€¦ (More)

In the near future, large ram-air parachutes are expected to provide the capability of delivering 21 ton payloads from altitudes as high as 25,000 ft. In development and test and evaluation of theseâ€¦ (More)

We present parallel computation of 3D, unsteady, incompressible ow past a sphere. The Navier-Stokes equations of incompressible ows are solved using a stabilized-nite element formulation. Equal-orderâ€¦ (More)

In this chapter we present numerical simulations of the Navier-Stokes equations with the stabilized finite element methods on the massively parallel CM-5 supercomputer. These computations are basedâ€¦ (More)

Flow simulation is a computational tool for exploring science and technology involving flow applications. It can provide cost-effective alternatives or complements to laboratory experiments, fieldâ€¦ (More)