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How the B-H Curve Affects a Magnetic Analysis (and How to Improve It)

November 26, 2019

Magnetic soft iron steels are widely used as core materials in motors, transformers, and inductors. The B-H curve is used to describe the magnetization properties of such materials.

Evaluating Stress and Thermal Expansion in a Portal Crane

November 25, 2019

As extreme heat waves increase in frequency, it is important to consider thermal expansion when designing bridges. With COMSOL Multiphysics®, you can.

Happy Birthday, Andrew Fielding Huxley

November 22, 2019

As a child, Andrew Fielding Huxley was given a lathe as a gift. This sparked an interest in science and invention that blossomed into a career in research and physiology.

Heat Transfer in Biological Tissue with Thermal Damage Analysis

November 21, 2019

Hepatic tumor ablation using radiofrequency heating, microwave coagulation therapy, and other cancer treatments can be studied by modeling the electromagnetic heating of biological tissues.

Simulating Radiation Effects in Semiconductor Devices

November 20, 2019

Analyzing radiation effects in semiconductor devices is an important capability for consumer electronics, medical imaging, nuclear engineering, aerospace, and a wide range of other industries.

Integration of Geological Structures into Regional-Scale Groundwater Models

November 19, 2019

To study the dynamics of hydraulic processes at different scales, geotechnical researchers need to be able to integrate complex geological structures into their hydrogeological models.

How to Use the Platonic Solids as Geometry Parts in COMSOL®

November 18, 2019

The Platonic solids, named after Plato, are regular, convex polyhedra that consist of the tetrahedron, cube, octahedron, dodecahedron, and icosahedron.

Performing a Shape and Topology Optimization of a Tesla Microvalve

November 15, 2019

1 Tesla microvalve model, 2 ways: The shape optimization features available in COMSOL Multiphysics enable you to improve simple designs inspired by more complex topology optimization results.