See Work Package 5

Task 5.1 Numerical studies of fatigue and creep. (University of Twente, Structural Dynamics)

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Finite element methods will be taught to study the two-way interaction between the oscillating pressure load in the fluid and the motion of the structure under limit-cycle conditions. This information is essential to predict the mechanical aging of the material, resulting in fatigue.