Lessons learned in mixed language programming

  • Johan Hake
  • Kent-Andre Mardal
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computational Science and Engineering book series (LNCSE, volume 84)


This chapter describes decisions made and lessons learned in the implementation of the Python interface of DOLFIN. The chapter is quite technical, since we aim at giving the reader a thorough understanding of the implementation of the DOLFIN Python interface.


Base Class Kernel Module Primitive Type Type Check Segmentation Fault 
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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2012

Authors and Affiliations

  • Johan Hake
    • 1
    • 2
  • Kent-Andre Mardal
    • 2
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of BioengineeringUCSDSan DiegoUSA
  2. 2.Center for Biomedical Computing at Simula Research LaboratoryOsloNorway
  3. 3.Department of InformaticsUniversity of OsloOsloNorway

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