PHYSICA – A software environment for the modelling of multi-physics phenomena. A brief description of a software environment in FORTRAN77 for the modelling of multi-physics phenomena is given. The numerical approach is based on finite volume methods but extended to unstructured meshes (ie. FV-UM). A range of interacting solution procedures for turbulent fluid flow, heat transfer with solidification/melting and elasto-visco-plastic solid mechanics are implemented in the first version of PHYSICA, which will be released in source code form to the academic community in late 1995.
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- Cross, M.; Chow, P.; Bailey, C.; Croft, N.; Ewer, J.; Leggett, P.; McManus, K.; Pericleous, K.A.; Patel, M.K.: PHYSICA -- A software environment for the modelling of multi-physics phenomena (1996)