Part 1 The Current State of Simulation: Introduction. Stress and Strain in Fluid Mechanics. Material Properties of Polymers. Governing Equations. Approximations for Injection Molding. Numerical Methods for Solution.
Part 2 Improving Molding Simulation: Improved Fiber Orientation Modeling. Improved Mechanical Property Modeling. Long Fiber-Filled Materials. Crystallization. Effects of Crystallizations on Rheology and Thermal Properties. Colorant Effects. Prediction of Post-Molding Shrinkage and Warpage. Additional Issues of Injection-Molding Simulation. Epilogue.
Appendices: History of Injection-Molding Simulation. Tensor Notation. Derivation of Fiber Evolution Equations. Dimensional Analysis of Governing Equations. The Finite Difference Method. The Finite Element Method. Numerical Methods for the 2.5D Approximation. Three-Dimensional FEM for Mold Filling Analysis. Level Set Method. Full Form of Mori-Tanaka Model.