Numerische Mathematik

, Volume 106, Issue 2, pp 335–347

A new class of Zienkiewicz-type non-conforming element in any dimensions

Authors

    • LMAM, School of Mathematical SciencesPeking University
  • Zhong-ci Shi
    • Institute of Computational MathematicsCAS
  • Jinchao Xu
    • LMAM, School of Mathematical SciencesPeking University
    • Department of MathematicsPennsylvania State University
Article

DOI: 10.1007/s00211-007-0063-4

Cite this article as:
Wang, M., Shi, Z. & Xu, J. Numer. Math. (2007) 106: 335. doi:10.1007/s00211-007-0063-4

Abstract

In this paper, a new class of Zienkiewicz-type non-conforming finite element, in n spatial dimensions with n ≥ 2, is proposed. The new finite element is proved to be convergent for the biharmonic equation.

Mathematics Subject Classification

65N30

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