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Particle-Mesh Technique and Superbox

  • Michael Fellhauer
Part of the Lecture Notes in Physics book series (LNP, volume 760)

While there is an analytical solution for the two-body system, systems involving three or more masses do not have an analytical solution. Thus computer simulations of the time-evolution of multi-body systems are very common in astronomy.

Keywords

Fast Fourier Transform Density Array Simulation Area Grid Boundary Local Universe 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Michael Fellhauer
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  1. 1.University of Cambridge, Institute of AstronomyCambridgeUK

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