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Analysis of Finite Element Methods for Linear Hyperbolic Problems

  • Richard S. Falk
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computational Science and Engineering book series (LNCSE, volume 11)

Abstract

We summarize several techniques of analysis for finite element methods for linear hyperbolic problems, illustrating their key properties on the simplest model problem. These include the discontinuous Galerkin method, the continuous Galerkin methods on rectangles and triangles, and a nonconforming linear finite element on a special triangular mesh.

Keywords

Finite Element Method Galerkin Method Discontinuous Galerkin Method Triangle Edge Neutron Transport Equation 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Richard S. Falk
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  1. 1.Department of MathematicsRutgers UniversityPiscatawayUSA

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