Upwind Prolongations for a Highly—Unstructured Euler Solver

  • Katina Warendorf
  • Uwe Küster
  • Roland Rühle
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computational Science and Engineering book series (LNCSE, volume 14)


In most cases, CFD-problems to be solved deal with very complex computational domains. In order to generate an accurate solution for the Euler equations in a reasonable computing time, we developed a self-adaptive parallelized Euler Solver with grid generation fully integrated into the computational flow simulation process. A second possibility to limit the computing time beyond parallelization is a multilevel method. The FAS-method is integrated in the solver.

In this paper two prolongation methods which show a better stability behavior are presented. The first method is based on the idea of a special linear combination of the coarse grid corrections. The second prolongation uses the discretization of the partial differential equation to compute a new correction.


Euler Equation Control Volume Burger Equation Multigrid Method Flux Correction 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Katina Warendorf
    • 1
  • Uwe Küster
    • 1
  • Roland Rühle
    • 1
  1. 1.Computing Center (RUS)University of StuttgartGermany

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