Modular Time Integration of Block-Structured Coupled Systems Without Algebraic Loops

  • Martin Arnold
Conference paper
Part of the Differential-Algebraic Equations Forum book series (DAEF)


In March 2013, a Workshop on coupled Descriptor Systems was held at Castle Eringerfeld, Geseke (Germany). There, the author of this short communication presented a key note lecture on “Efficient time integration of block-structured descriptor systems” with results that have recently been published in Arnold et al. (Arch Mech Eng LX:75–94 2013) and are given also in Chap.  6 below. In the present short communication we give a compact introduction to this material and focus on basic aspects of the convergence analysis. For a more detailed discussion the interested reader is referred to Chap.6 or the abovementioned paper.


Co-simulation Modular time integration Algebraic loops Convergence analysis 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Institute of MathematicsMartin Luther University Halle-WittenbergHalle (Saale)Germany

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