By Manfred Kaltenbacher
The concentration of this publication is the actual modeling of mechatronic sensors and actuators and their certain numerical simulation utilizing the Finite aspect process (FEM). it truly is entire within the feel that it discusses the actual modeling in addition to numerical computation. furthermore, a accomplished creation to finite components, together with their computing device implementation, is given. moreover, commercial purposes motivates the reader with transparent demonstrations the significance of numerical simulation for undefined. a wide a part of the booklet describes the appliance of the built numerical calculation schemes to business difficulties, e.g.: research and optimization of electrodynamic loudspeakers; acoustic emission of electrical strength transformers; simulation established advancements of electromagnetic vales; piezoelectric stack actuators as used e.g. in universal rail diesel injection platforms; and ultrasonic imaging method according to electrostatic micromachined transducers.