Given a heterogeneous material, the mechanical behavior of its microstructure can be investigated by an algorithm that uses the Fourier representation of the Lippmann-Schwinger equation. Incorporating a model order reduction technique based on calculations with a reduced set of Fourier modes, the computational cost of this algorithm can be decreased. It was shown that the accuracy of this model order reduction technique strongly depends on the choice of Fourier modes by considering a geometrically adapted rather than a fixed sampling pattern to define the reduced set of Fourier modes. Since it is difficult to define a geometrically adapted sampling pattern for complex microstructures, additionally a strain-based sampling pattern was introduced. The accuracy and adaptability of this strain-based reduced set of Fourier modes is shown by incorporating a polycrystalline microstructure.
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