Stock Image

Multilevel Adaptive Methods for Partial Differential Equations (Frontiers in Applied Mathematics)

Stephen F. McCormick

1 ratings by Goodreads
ISBN 10: 0898712475 / ISBN 13: 9780898712476
Published by Society for Industrial Mathematics, 1989
Used Condition: Very Good
Buy Used
Price: US$ 17.69 Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 3.50 Within U.S.A. Destination, Rates & Speeds
Add to basket

30 Day Return Policy

Offered By

Zubal-Books
Cleveland, OH, U.S.A.

5-star rating

Heritage Bookseller

AbeBooks Member Since 1996

About this Item

*Price HAS BEEN reduced by 10% until Monday, Sept. 25. Order now for BEST SAVINGS!* 172 pp., Paperback, light wear to spine, previous owner's name to half-title page else very good. Bookseller Inventory # ZB1015474

Quantity Available: 1

Ask Seller a Question

Bibliographic Details

Title: Multilevel Adaptive Methods for Partial ...

Publisher: Society for Industrial Mathematics

Publication Date: 1989

Book Condition: Very Good

About this title

Synopsis:

A practical handbook for understanding and using fast adaptive composite grid (FAC) methods for discretization and solution of partial differential equations (PDEs). Contains fundamental concepts. These so-called FAC are characterized by their use of a composite grid, which is nominally the union of various uniform grids. FAC is capable of producing a composite grid with tailored resolution, and a corresponding solution with commensurate accuracy, at a cost proportional to the number of composite grid points. Moreover, special asynchronous versions of the fast adaptive composite grid methods (AFAC) studied here have seemingly optimal complexity in a parallel computing environment. Most of the methods treated in this book were discovered only within the last decade, and in many cases their development is still in its infancy. While this is not meant to be comprehensive, it does provide a theoretical and practical guide to multilevel adaptive methods and relevant discretization techniques.

Review:

'Throughout, the theory is well illustrated by numerical examples based on the finite volume element discretization of a model linear elliptic equation; a nonlinear elliptic system; and a linear diffusion equation. Although no actual code is given, specific numerical results are supplied.' Mark Ainsworth, Mathematical Reviews

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Store Description

Zubal Books is the #1 buyer and seller of scholarly and rare books in America. Since 1961 we've handled thousands of private and technical libraries. Our family business knows books and we treat our clients with top-notch customer service. If you have any questions about our listings, please don't hesitate to contact us.

Visit Seller's Storefront

Terms of Sale:

Price are net to all
Visa/MC/Check/Money Order
Libraries Invoiced

We do accept checks, however
WE DO NOT HOLD OR RESERVE ANY ITEMS

All international postal rates are subject to change depending on weight
and size.


Shipping Terms:

Orders usually ship within 2 business days. Shipping costs are based on books
weighing 2.2 LB, or 1 KG. If your book order is heavy or oversized, we may
contact
you to let you know extra shipping is required.

List this Seller's Books

Payment Methods
accepted by seller

Visa Mastercard American Express