Numerische Mathematik

, Volume 124, Issue 1, pp 121–149 | Cite as

Energy estimates for Galerkin semidiscretizations of time domain boundary integral equations

  • Francisco- Javier SayasEmail author


In this paper we present a battery of results related to how Galerkin semidiscretization in space affects some formulations of wave scattering and propagation problems when retarded boundary integral equations are used.

Mathematics Subject Classification

65M38 65R20 65M60 



The author appreciates the thorough work and helpful suggestions of two anonymous referees and of the editor, Prof. Ralf Hiptmair. Their contribution has notably improved the final version of this article.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Mathematical SciencesUniversity of DelawareNewarkUSA

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