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A Precorrected-FFT Method for Coupled Electrostatic-Stokes Flow Problem

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dc.contributor.author Nguyen, Ngoc Son
dc.contributor.author Lim, Kian-Meng
dc.contributor.author White, Jacob K.
dc.date.accessioned 2005-12-15T14:57:28Z
dc.date.available 2005-12-15T14:57:28Z
dc.date.issued 2006-01
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/1721.1/30373
dc.description.abstract We present the application of the boundary integral equation method for solving the motion of biological cell or particle under Stokes flow in the presence of electrostatic field. The huge dense matrix-vector product from the boundary integral method poses a computationally challenging problem for solving the large system of equations generated. In our work, we used the precorrected-FFT (pFFT) method to reduce the computational time and memory usage drastically, so that large scale simulations can be performed quickly on a personal computer. Results on the force field acting on the particle, as well as the behavior of the particle through cell trap are presented. en
dc.description.sponsorship Singapore-MIT Alliance (SMA) en
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dc.format.mimetype application/pdf
dc.language.iso en en
dc.relation.ispartofseries High Performance Computation for Engineered Systems (HPCES) en
dc.subject Boundary Element Method en
dc.subject Fast Fourier Transform en
dc.subject precorrected FFT en
dc.subject Electrostatic en
dc.subject Stokes flow en
dc.title A Precorrected-FFT Method for Coupled Electrostatic-Stokes Flow Problem en
dc.type Article en


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