Mohamed Elhaddad, M.Sc.Research Assistant Room: 3159 Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Tel: +49 89 28923074 Fax: +49 89 28925051 
Research
Numerical analysis of human vertebrae using the finite cell method
Publications
Submitted Preprints
Journal Papers

Robust and parallel scalable iterative solutions for largescale finite cell analyses
Finite Elements in Analysis and Design  Status: Accepted for publication, 2019
DOI: 10.1016/j.finel.2019.01.009

Phasefield modeling of brittle fracture with multilevel hpFEM and the finite cell method
Computational Mechanics 63 (63), pp. 118, Springer, 2019
DOI: 10.1007/s0046601816497  Status: Postprint / reviewed

Multilevel hpfinite cell method for embedded interface problems with application in biomechanics
International Journal for Numerical Methods in Biomedical Engineering 34 (4), pp. e2951, Wiley, 2017
DOI: 10.1002/cnm.2951  Status: Verlagsversion / published

Parallelization of the multilevel hpadaptive finite cell method
Computers and Mathematics with Applications 74 (1), pp. 126142, Elsevier, 2017
DOI: 10.1016/j.camwa.2017.01.004  Status: Verlagsversion / published

The multilevel hpmethod for threedimensional problems: Dynamically changing highorder mesh refinement with arbitrary hanging nodes.
Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering 310, pp. 252277, 2016
DOI: 10.1016/j.cma.2016.07.007

Finite Cell Method: High order structural dynamics for complex geometries
International Journal for Structural Stability and Dynamics 15 (7), pp. 125, 2015
DOI: 10.1142/S0219455415400180  Status: Verlagsversion / published

FCMLab: A Finite Cell Research Toolbox for MATLAB
Advances in Engineering Software 74, pp. 4963, 2014
DOI: 10.1016/j.advengsoft.2014.04.004  Status: Verlagsversion / published
Conference Talks

A PhaseField Model for Crack Propagation in 3D using the Finite Cell Method
In: International Conference on Computational Modeling of Fracture and Failure of Materials and Structures (CFRAC), 2019

Phasefield modeling of brittle fracture with multilevel hpFEM and the finite cell method
In: 6th European Conference on Computational Mechanics, Glasgow, United Kingdom, 2018

Preconditioned iterative solvers for the multilevel hpadaptive finite cell method
In: 6th European Conference on Computational Mechanics, Glasgow, United Kingdom, 2018

MicroCT based finite cell analysis of vertebral bodies
In: Engineering Mechanics Institute Conference 2017, San Diego, CA, USA, 2017

A parallel approach for the multilevel hpdaptive finite cell method
In: Siam Conference on Computational Science and Engineering 2017, SIAM, 2017

Parallelization of the multilevel hpadaptive finite cell method
In: 5th European Seminar on Computing, Pilsen, Czech Republic, 2016

Adaptive discretizations for boneimplant systems using the finite cell method
In: Engineering Mechanics Institute Conference 2016, Nashville, TN, USA, 2016

Loading simulation of spinal vertebrae using the finite cell method
In: VI International Conference on Computational Bioengineering, Barcelona, Spain, 2015

The Finite Cell Method: Some Principles and Recent Progress
In: 13th U.S. National Congress on Computational Mechanics, San Diego, California, USA, 2015

Coupling scales and adaptive refinement for simulation of bonefixation interfaces using the Finite Cell Method
In: VI International Conference on Coupled Problems in Science and Engineering, Venice, Italy, 2015

Dynamic analysis of high loaded components, discretized by fictitious domain methods
In: 11th World Congress on Computational Mechanics (WCCM XI), Barcelona, Spain, 2014
Theses

Transient Analysis with the Finite Cell Method
Master's thesis, Technische Universität München, 2014

Levelset Geometry Description for the Finite Cell Method
Honours project, Technische Universität München, 2013
Teaching
Courses
 Introduction to Programming in C++ (Winter Term 14/15, 15/16)
 Partial Differential Equations: An Algorithmic Approach (Winter Term 16/17, 17/18)
Supervised Theses

Modeling of Flexible Wirings and Contact Interactions in Industrial Robots Using Geometrically Exact Beam Formulation
Master's thesis, Technische Universität München, 2019

Phasefield modeling of brittle fracture with multilevel hpFEM and the Finite Cell Method
Master's thesis, Technische Universität München, 2017

Finite Element Simulation of Anatomical Distortion due to Brain Tumor Growth
Master's thesis, Technische Universität München, 2016

Numerical Stabilization of badly cut cells for the Finite Cells Method using Gradient Jump Penalization
Bachelor's thesis, Technische Universität München, 2016