Numerische Mathematik

, Volume 98, Issue 4, pp 581–606 | Cite as

Solution of lambda-omega systems: Theta-schemes and multigrid methods



The numerical solution of a time-dependent reaction diffusion lambda-omega system discretized by theta-schemes and finite differences is considered. Stability and accuracy of finite difference theta-schemes for this system are established. To solve the time-implicit evolution equations a nonlinear multigrid method is applied. The convergence properties of this solver are investigated considering a linearized lambda-omega model.


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  1. 1.Institut für MathematikKarl-Franzens-Universität GrazGrazAustria

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