Numerische Mathematik

, Volume 50, Issue 1, pp 57–81

A new family of mixed finite elements in ℝ3

  • J. C. Nédélec

DOI: 10.1007/BF01389668

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Nédélec, J.C. Numer. Math. (1986) 50: 57. doi:10.1007/BF01389668


We introduce two families of mixed finite element on conforming inH(div) and one conforming inH(curl). These finite elements can be used to approximate the Stokes' system.

Subject Classifications

AMS(MOS): 65N30CR: G1.8

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© Springer-Verlag 1986

Authors and Affiliations

  • J. C. Nédélec
    • 1
  1. 1.Mathématiques AppliqueéesEcole PolytechniquePlaiseauFrance