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-  * **El-Caleyo simulation**+===== El-Caleyo simulation ​=====
-So called ​El-Caleyo ​wall is special formwork with holes and angles designed ​to test filling ability of self-compacting concrete ​(SCC)Geometry ​of the formwork is on the picture below+==== Test Setup and Geometry ==== 
 +This example illustrates the casting simulation of real problem. The test has been designed by El-Caleyo. The purpose of this tests is to assess the filling ability of self compacting concrete ​in complex formworks with complex geometry, containing several holes and rather dense traditional reinforcementThe geometry ​of the formwork is illustrated in Fig.1
 +|Fig.1: The geometry and setup of El-Caleyo wall|
-Simulations were done in two different ​ways of casting. In the first case, SCC is casted ​from the bottom of the specimen with constant input velocity. In the second case, SCC is casted from the top as it is usual in real casting.+==== Computational Model ==== 
 +Simulations were done for two different casting ​setups. In the first case, the SCC is pumped ​from the bottom of the specimen with prescribed ​constant input velocity. In the second case, SCC is casted from the top.
-    * Casting from the bottom+=== Casting from the bottom ​===
-Example of input file for the "​bottom casting" ​is here: {{:​tailorcrete:​examples:​|}}+Example of OOFEM input file for the "​bottom casting" ​sumulation can be dowloaded from here: {{:​tailorcrete:​examples:​|}}
-On the next picturescheme ​of "bottom ​casting"​ is shown. ​There is is prescribed velocity ​at the bottom edge.+== Results == 
 +Initial setup of the model: 
 +The snapshots of solutionillustrating the position ​of SCC in different times, are presented below. 
 +=== Casting from the top === 
 +Example of OOFEM input file for the simulation ​"​casting ​from the top" ​can be dowloaded from here:​{{:​tailorcrete:​examples:​|}} 
 +On the next picture, casting scheme ​is shown. ​SCC is initially ​at the reservoir above the wall: 
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