prof. dr. Jure Ravnik

Head of transport phenomena in fluid and solids laboratory


Andromeda is a domain decomposition based BEM solver of the Laplace and Stokes equations.

It is available at GitHub: GitHub - WildSmilodon/Andromeda: Andromeda is a Boundary Element Method based code, which solves the Laplace and Stokes partial differential equations in 3D.

Papers written based on Andromeda:

  • A. Šušnjara, O. Verhnjak, D. Poljak, M. Cvetković, J. Ravnik (2021). Stochastic-deterministic boundary element modelling of transcranial electric stimulation using a three layer head model. Engineering Analysis with Boundary Elements, Volume 123, 1 February 2021, Pages 70-83 doi:10.1016/j.enganabound.2020.11.010

  • Anna Šušnjara, Ožbej Verhnjak, Dragan Poljak, Mario Cvetković, Jure Ravnik (2022). Uncertainty quantification and sensitivity analysis of transcranial electric stimulation for 9-subdomain human head model. Engineering Analysis with Boundary Elements (2022), Vol 135, Pages 1-11, doi:10.1016/j.enganabound.2021.10.026

  • Jure Ravnik, Mitja Štrakl, Jana Wedel, Paul Sterinamnn, Matjaž Hriberšek: Stokes Flow Induced Drag and Torque on Asbestos Particles can not be estimated by a Simplistic Ellipsoidal Approximation, to appear in 2022

  • Štrakl, M., Hriberšek, M., Wedel, J., Steinmann, P., Ravnik, J. (2022). A Model for Translation and Rotation Resistance Tensors for Superellipsoidal Particles in Stokes Flow. J. Mar. Sci. Eng. 2022, 10, 369. doi:10.3390/jmse10030369


Below is an example of electric field simulation in a three-subdomain head model.