Numerical simulation of the free fall of a rigid body in a viscous fluid
- ID: 2358, RIV: 10031796
- ISSN: not specified, ISBN: 80-7043-426-0
- source: Proceedings of the XVIth Summer School Software and Algorithms of Numerical Mathematics
- keywords: Numerical; simulation; rigid; viscous; fluid
- authors: Petr Knobloch, Petr Šedivý
- authors from KNM: Knobloch Petr
We consider the problem of the free fall of a rigid body in a viscous fluid. We present a model of the problem, discuss various aspects of its finite element discretization and present some first numerical results.