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Computer and Information Science » Numerical Analysis and Scientific Computing » "Applications from Engineering with MATLAB Concepts", book edited by Jan Valdman, ISBN 978-953-51-2460-3, Print ISBN 978-953-51-2459-7, Published: July 7, 2016 under CC BY 3.0 license. © The Author(s).

Chapter 6

Case Studies in Using MATLAB to Build Model Calibration Tools for Multiscale Modeling

By Ricolindo L. Carino and Mark .F. Horstemeyer
DOI: 10.5772/62348

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