Numerische Mathematik

, Volume 99, Issue 2, pp 325–348 | Cite as

A posteriori error estimator for the eigenvalue problem associated to the Schrödinger operator with magnetic field

  • Virginie Bonnaillie NoëlEmail author


The ground state for the Neumann realization of the Schrödinger operator for constant and sufficiently large magnetic field presents a localization in the boundary of the domain and particularly in the corners where the angle is minimum. As the solution decreases exponentially fast away of the corner, it is rather difficult to catch it numerically. A natural idea is to try using a mesh refinement method coupled to a posteriori error estimates. The purpose of this paper is to provide such an estimator adapted to the problem.


Magnetic Field Error Estimate Mathematical Method Eigenvalue Problem Error Estimator 
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  1. 1.Département de MathématiqueUniversité Paris-SudOrsay CedexFrance

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