Numerische Mathematik

, Volume 46, Issue 4, pp 623–634

A multilevel algorithm for the biharmonic problem


  • Petra Peisker
    • Abteilung für MathematikRuhr-Universität Bochum

DOI: 10.1007/BF01389663

Cite this article as:
Peisker, P. Numer. Math. (1985) 46: 623. doi:10.1007/BF01389663


A finite element discretization of the mixed variable formulation of the biharmonic problem is considered. A multilevel algorithm for the numerical solution of the discrete equations is described. Convergence is proved under the assumption ofH3-regularity.

Subject Classifications

AMS(MOS): 65N30CR: 1.8

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