Journal Papers

  1. The particle finite element method (PFEM) in thermo‐mechanical problems  JM Rodriguez, JM Carbonell, JC Cante, J Oliver International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering
  2. Simulation of metal cutting using the particle finite-element method and a phyically based plasticity model. JM Rodriguez, P. Jonsén and A. Svoboda. Computational Particle Mechanics
  3. Continuous chip formation in metal cutting processes using the Particle Finite Element Method (PFEM). JM Rodriguez, JM Carbonell, JC Cante, J Oliver. In preparation
  4. Vectorized MATLAB implementation of the Particle Finite Element Method (PFEM).Rodríguez J.M. , Jonsén, P. , Häggblad, H.  and Gustafsson, G¹

    In preparation

Article in proceedings

  1. A Sensibility Analysis to Geometric and Cutting Conditions Using the Particle Finite Element Method (PFEM)

    J Rodríguez, P Arrazola, J Cante, A Kortabarria, J Oliver Procedia CIRP 8, 105-110

  2. A Particle Finite Element Method for Machining Simulations. Rodriguez Prieto, J. M., Jonsen, P. & Svoboda, A. 5 Jun 2016 ECCOMAS Congress 2016: VII European Congress on Computational Methods in Applied Sciences and Engineering, Crete Island, Greece, 5–10 June 2016. Papadrakakis, M., Papadopoulos, V., Stefanou, G. & Plevris, V. (eds.). 15 p. 4586

  3. Numerical modeling of metal cutting processes using the particle finite element method (PFEM) and a physically based plasticity model. Rodriguez Prieto, J. M., Jonsen, P. & Svoboda, A. Sep 2015 Particle-based Methods IV : Fundamentals and Applications : Proceedings of the IVInternational Conference on Particle-Based Methods–Fundamentals and Applications held in Barcelona, Spain, 28-30September 2015. Oñate, E., Bischoff, M., Owen, D. R. J., Wriggers, P. & Zhodi, T. (eds.). Barcelona:International Center for Numerical Methods in Engineering (CIMNE), p. 1066-1072 7 p.


  1. On the numerical modelling of Machining Processes via the Particle Finite Element Method . JM Rodriguez, JC Cante, J Oliver.  Monograph CIMNE Nº 156, June 2015