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Steven E. Benzley

Professor, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
350-U Clyde Building
Brigham Young University Provo, Utah 84602
Web Page: http://www.et.byu.edu/ce/ceen.php?page=benzley/benzley.htm
E-mail: seb@byu.edu

MESHING
RESEARCH
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Anderson, Bret D., Jason F. Shepherd, Joel Daniels, and Steven E.Benzley

    "Quadrilateral Mesh Improvement", Research Notes, 17th International Meshing Roundtable, Springer-Verlag, pp.6-10, October 12-15 2008 Abstract
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Anderson, Bret D., Steven E. Benzley, and Steven J. Owen
    "Automatic All Quadrilateral Mesh Adaptionthrough Refinement and Coarsening", Proceedings, 18th International Meshing Roundtable, Springer-Verlag, pp.557-574, October 25-28 2009
    keywords:
    • quadrilateral
    • adaptivity
    • refinement
    • coarsening.
    Abstract
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Benzley, Steven E., Ernest Perry, Karl Merkley, Brett Clark and Greg Sjaardema
    "A Comparison of All-Hexahedral and All-Tetrahedral Finite Element Meshes for Elastic and Elasto-Plastic Analysis", Proceedings, 4th International Meshing Roundtable, Sandia National Laboratories, pp.179-191, October 1995
    keywords:
    • error bounds
    • finite elements
    • hexahedron
    • tetrahedron
    Abstract
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Borden, Michael J., Steven E. Benzley, Jason F. Shepherd
    "Hexahedral Sheet Extraction", Proceedings, 11th International Meshing Roundtable, Springer-Verlag, pp.147-152, September 15-18 2002
    keywords:
    • mesh generation
    • hexahedral meshing
    • mesh coarsening
    Abstract
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Borden, Michael, Steven Benzley, Scott A. Mitchell, David R. White and Ray Meyers
    "The Cleave and Fill Tool: An All-Hexahedral Refinement Algorithm for Swept Meshes", Proceedings, 9th International Meshing Roundtable, Sandia National Laboratories, pp.69-76, October 2000
    keywords:
    • hexahedra
    • refinement
    • sweeping
    • cleave and fill
    Abstract
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Clark, Brett W. and Steven E. Benzley
    "Development and evaluation of a degenerate seven-node hexahedron finite element", 5th International Meshing Roundtable, Sandia National Laboratories, pp.321-332, October 1996
    keywords:
    • hexahedron
    • knife element
    Abstract
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Dewey, Mark W., Steven E. Benzley, Jason F. Shepherd, and Matthew L. Staten
    "Automated Quadrilateral Coarsening by Ring Collapse", Proceedings, 17th International Meshing Roundtable, Springer-Verlag, pp.93-106, October 12-15 2008 Abstract
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Harris, Nathan J., Steven E. Benzley and Steven J. Owen
    "Conformal Refinement of All-Hexahedral Element Meshes Based on Multiple Twist Plane Insertion", Proceedings, 13th International Meshing Roundtable, Williamsburg, VA, Sandia National Laboratories, SAND #2004-3765C, pp.157-168, September 19-22 2004
    keywords:
    • adaptation
    • conformal refinement
    • hexahedra
    • refinement
    • STC
    Abstract
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Jankovich, Steven R., Steven E. Benzley, Jason F. Shepherd and Scott A. Mitchell
    "The Graft Tool: An All-Hexahedral Transition Algorithm for Creating a Multi-Directional Swept Volume Mesh", Proceedings, 8th International Meshing Roundtable, South Lake Tahoe, CA, U.S.A., pp.387-392, October 1999
    keywords:
    • hexahedra
    • refinement
    • sweeping
    • graft tool
    Abstract
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Jared Edgel, Steven E. Benzley, and Steven J. Owen
    "An Adaptive Grid-Based All Hexahedral Meshing Algorithm Based on 2-Refinement", Research Notes, 19th International Meshing Roundtable, Springer-Verlag, pp.Research Note, October 3-6 2010 Abstract
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Kerr, Robert A., Steven E. Benzley , David White and Scott Mitchell
    "A Method For Controlling Skew on Linked Surfaces", Proceedings, 8th International Meshing Roundtable, South Lake Tahoe, CA, U.S.A., pp.377-385, October 1999
    keywords:
    • skew measure
    • virtual vertex
    • mapped mesh
    • quality
    • quadrilateral
    Abstract
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Miller, Tim I., Steven E. Benzley, Steven J. Owen, and Matthew L. Staten
    "Using Edge Valence Prediction to Drive Localized All-Hex Coarsening", Research Notes, 20th International Meshing Roundtable, Springer-Verlag, pp.Research Note, October 23-26 2011
    keywords:
    • Hexahedra
    • Coarsening
    • Mesh Topology Modification
    • Edge Valence
    Abstract
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Mingwu, Lai, Steven E. Benzley, Greg Sjaardema and Tim Tautges
    "A Multiple Source and Target Sweeping Method for Generating All-Hexahedral Finite Element Meshes", 5th International Meshing Roundtable, Sandia National Laboratories, pp.217-228, October 1996
    keywords:
    • hexahedron
    • sweeping
    Abstract
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Murdoch, Peter and Steven E. Benzley
    "The Spatial Twist Continuum", Proceedings, 4th International Meshing Roundtable, Sandia National Laboratories, pp.243-251, October 1995
    keywords:
    • hexahedron
    • spatial twist continuum (STC)
    Abstract


Parrish, Michael, Michael Borden, Matthew Staten, Steven Benzley
    "A Selective Approach to Conformal Refinement of Unstructured Hexahedral Finite Element Meshes", Proceedings, 16th International Meshing Roundtable, Springer-Verlag, pp.251-268, October 14-17 2007 Abstract
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Paudel, Gaurab, Steven J. Owen and Steven E. Benzley
    "Hexahedral Mesh Refinement Using an Error Sizing Function", 20th International Meshing Roundtable, Springer-Verlag, pp.143-157, October 23-26 2011
    keywords:
    • hexahedral
    • meshing
    • adaptation
    • refinement
    • sizing function
    • error estimates
    Abstract
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Scott, Michael A., Matthew N. Earp, Steven E. Benzley and Michael B. Stephenson
    "Adaptive Sweeping Techniques", Proceedings, 14th International Meshing Roundtable, Springer-Verlag, pp.417-432, September 11-14 2005
    keywords:
    • decomposition
    • hexahedra
    • node projection
    • smoothing
    • sweeping
    Abstract
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Walton, Kirk S., Steven E. Benzley, Jason Shepherd
    "Sculpting: An Improved Inside-Out Scheme for All-Hexahedral Meshing", Proceedings, 11th International Meshing Roundtable, Springer-Verlag, pp.153-160, September 15-18 2002
    keywords:
    • mesh generation
    • hexahedral meshing
    Abstract
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White, David R., Lai Mingwu, Steven E. Benzley, and Gregory D. Sjaardema
    "Automated Hexahedral Mesh Generation by Virtual Decomposition", Proceedings, 4th International Meshing Roundtable, Sandia National Laboratories, pp.165-176, October 1995
    keywords:
    • hexahedron
    • mapped meshing
    • spatial decomposition
    • sweeping
    Abstract
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Woodbury, Adam C., Jason F. Shepherd, Matthew L. Statenand Steven E. Benzley
    "Localized Coarsening of ConformingAll-Hexahedral Meshes", Proceedings, 17th International Meshing Roundtable, Springer-Verlag, pp.603-618, October 12-15 2008
    keywords:
    • Hexahedral
    • Mesh
    • Coarsening
    • Simplification
    • Adaptivity
    • Refinement.
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