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Coarse-Grained Molecular Dynamics: Concurrent Multiscale Simulation at Finite Temperature Protect 1

Robert E. Rudd

in Multiscale Methods: Bridging the Scales in Science and Engineering

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
February 2010
ISBN:
9780199233854
eISBN:
9780191715532
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199233854.003.0005
Subject:
Mathematics, Applied Mathematics

Coarse-grained molecular dynamics (CGMD) is a computer modeling technique that couples conventional molecular dynamics (MD) in some spatial regions of the simulation to a more coarse-grained ... More


Wavelets on General Domains

Karsten Urban

in Wavelet Methods for Elliptic Partial Differential Equations

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
May 2009
ISBN:
9780198526056
eISBN:
9780191712340
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198526056.003.0008
Subject:
Mathematics, Applied Mathematics, Mathematical Finance

The construction of wavelets on general domains is performed in three steps. This chapter starts by introducing the construction of scaling functions and wavelets on bounded univariate intervals. ... More


Some Applications

Karsten Urban

in Wavelet Methods for Elliptic Partial Differential Equations

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
May 2009
ISBN:
9780198526056
eISBN:
9780191712340
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198526056.003.0009
Subject:
Mathematics, Applied Mathematics, Mathematical Finance

Some recent applications of wavelet methods are shown. The chapter starts with the numerical realization of the WEM and consider the L-shaped domain as a model for a non-separable domain. The chapter ... More


How Honda Innovates

Marc H. Meyer

in The Fast Path to Corporate Growth: Leveraging Knowledge and Technologies to New Market Applications

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195180862
eISBN:
9780199851270
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195180862.003.0007
Subject:
Business and Management, Knowledge Management

This chapter offers an inside look at how one company, Honda Motor Company Ltd., developed a remarkable new vehicle: the Element. First introduced in early 2003, this made a mark in the U.S. auto ... More


Analytic Element Method: Complex Interactions of Boundaries and Interfaces

David R. Steward

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780198856788
eISBN:
9780191890031
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198856788.001.0001
Subject:
Physics, Theoretical, Computational, and Statistical Physics

The Analytic Element Method provides a foundation to solve boundary value problems commonly encountered in engineering and science. The goals are: to introduce readers to the basic principles of the ... More


Vanishing Assets: Conservation Status of U.S. Species

Lawrence L. Master and Lynn S. Kutner

in Precious Heritage: The Status of Biodiversity in the United States

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780195125191
eISBN:
9780197561331
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780195125191.003.0010
Subject:
Earth Sciences and Geography, Regional Geography

“The air was literally filled with pigeons; the light of noonday was obscured as by an eclipse.” So observed John James Audubon, the eminent naturalist and bird ... More


Matthew Arnold’s Beatitude

Kevin A. Morrison

in Victorian Liberalism and Material Culture: Synergies of Thought and Place

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781474431538
eISBN:
9781474445023
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474431538.003.0003
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century and Victorian Literature

Chapter 2 explicates the material environment of the Athenaeum Club, London, as Matthew Arnold would have experienced it, to show that many of his key ideas were shaped by his embodied experience ... More


The Palette of Elements

John Evans

in Elements of a Sustainable World

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780198827832
eISBN:
9780191866562
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198827832.003.0002
Subject:
Physics, Geophysics, Atmospheric and Environmental Physics, Soft Matter / Biological Physics

The supply of the known 118 elements is considered in terms of their abundance in the universe and in the Earth?’s crust, the availability of minerals and their formation of elements from natural and ... More


A Philopoetic Engagement: The Element of Crime

Michael J. Shapiro

in Politics, Theory, and Film: Critical Encounters with Lars von Trier

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
October 2016
ISBN:
9780190600181
eISBN:
9780190600211
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190600181.003.0013
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory, Comparative Politics

This chapter examines the philosophic “elements” underlying the film The Element of Crime (1984). In particular, the analysis relies on two concepts of the “element.” For von Trier, “element” refers ... More


The Many Questions Raised by the Dual Concept of “Element”

Eric R. Scerri

in What Is A Chemical Element?: A Collection of Essays by Chemists, Philosophers, Historians, and Educators

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
July 2020
ISBN:
9780190933784
eISBN:
9780197508442
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190933784.003.0002
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Science

The article begins by asking whether contemporary chemists accept the dual meaning of the term “element” that has been discussed at various stages in the development of chemistry. It proceeds to ... More


Foundation of the Analytic Element Method

David R. Steward

in Analytic Element Method: Complex Interactions of Boundaries and Interfaces

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780198856788
eISBN:
9780191890031
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198856788.003.0002
Subject:
Physics, Theoretical, Computational, and Statistical Physics

The Analytic Element Method provides a foundation to solve boundary value problems commonly encountered in engineering and science, where problems are structured around elements to organize ... More


Analytic Elements from Complex Functions

David R. Steward

in Analytic Element Method: Complex Interactions of Boundaries and Interfaces

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780198856788
eISBN:
9780191890031
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198856788.003.0003
Subject:
Physics, Theoretical, Computational, and Statistical Physics

The mathematical functions associated with analytic elements may be formulated using a complex function $\Omega$ of a complex variable ${\zcomplex}$. Complex formulation of analytic elements is ... More


Analytic Elements from Separation of Variables

David R. Steward

in Analytic Element Method: Complex Interactions of Boundaries and Interfaces

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780198856788
eISBN:
9780191890031
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198856788.003.0004
Subject:
Physics, Theoretical, Computational, and Statistical Physics

Separation of variables provides influence functions for analytic elements, which extend the solutions available with complex functions to problems involving the Helmholtz and modified Helmholtz ... More


Analytic Elements from Singular Integral Equations

David R. Steward

in Analytic Element Method: Complex Interactions of Boundaries and Interfaces

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780198856788
eISBN:
9780191890031
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198856788.003.0005
Subject:
Physics, Theoretical, Computational, and Statistical Physics

Solutions to interface problems may be developed using analytic elements with mathematical solutions to the Laplace equation developed by singular integral equations. This formulation leads to ... More


The Finite-Element Method—Part II

Shiro Kobayashi, Soo-Ik Oh, and Taylan Altan

in Metal Forming and the Finite-Element Method

Published in print:
1989
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780195044027
eISBN:
9780197560006
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780195044027.003.0010
Subject:
Chemistry, Materials Chemistry

Numerical integration is an important part of the finite-element technique. As seen in Section 6.5 of Chap. 6, volume integrations as well as surface integrations should be carried out in order to ... More


What Constitutes Torture and Other Ill-treatment?

Nigel Rodley and Matt Pollard

in The Treatment of Prisoners under International Law

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
April 2015
ISBN:
9780199693566
eISBN:
9780191807503
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199693566.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

This chapter analyses the terms of the basic formula: torture, cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment or punishment, as stated in Article 5 of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. It seeks to ... More


Firewall Legislation

Paolo Panico

in International Trust Laws

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
March 2021
ISBN:
9780198754220
eISBN:
9780191927652
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198754220.003.0012
Subject:
Law, Trusts

The ‘forced heirship’ rules existing in most civil law jurisdictions constrain a testator’s ability to dispose of his property according to his wishes. These rules usually confer a statutory ... More


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