, Volume 13, Issue 4, pp 147-152,
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Multigrid convergence: a brief trip down memory lane

Abstract

We make a brief algebraic survey of the highlights of the classical convergence theory for multigrid methods, in particular, the multigrid V-cycle.

Bank: The work of this author was supported by the National Science Foundation under contract DMS-0915220, and the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation through a Humboldt Research Award.
Yserentant: The work of this author was supported by the DFGResearch Center MATHEON.
Dedicated to Professor Wolfgang Hackbusch on the occasion of his 60th birthday