Large Scale Scientific Computing

Paperback (Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 1987)
$99.00
BN.com price
Other sellers (Paperback)
  • All (6) from $71.87   
  • New (5) from $71.87   
  • Used (1) from $141.00   
Sending request ...

Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781468467567
  • Publisher: Birkhauser Verlag
  • Publication date: 12/12/2012
  • Series: Progress in Scientific Computing Series, #7
  • Edition description: Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 1987
  • Pages: 388
  • Product dimensions: 6.00 (w) x 9.00 (h) x 0.83 (d)

Table of Contents

I: Initial Value Problems for Ode’s and Parabolic Pde’s.- 1. Algorithms for Semiconductor Device Simulation.- 2. Hierarchical Bases in the Numerical Solution of Parabolic Problems.- 3. Extrapolation Integrators for Quasilinear Implicit ODE’s.- 4. Numerical Problems Arising from the Simulation of Combustion Phenomena.- 5. Numerical Computation of Stiff Systems for Nonequilibrium.- 6. Finite Element Simulation of Saturated-Unsaturated Flow Through Porous Media.- II: Boundary Value Problems for ODE’s and Elliptic PDE’s.- 7. Numerical Pathfollowing Beyond Critical Points in ODE Models.- 8. Computing Bifurcation Diagrams for Large Nonlinear Variational Problems.- 9. Extinction Limits for Premixed Laminar Flames in a Stagnation Point Flow.- 10. A Numerical Method for Calculating Complete Theoretical Seismograms in Vertically Varying Media.- 11. On a New Boundary Element Spectral Method.- III: Hyperbolic PDE’s.- 12. A High Order Non-Oscillatory Shock Capturing Method.- 13. Vortex Dynamics Studied by Large-Scale Solutions to the Euler Equations.- IV: Inverse Problems.- 14. Numerical Backprojection in the Inverse 3D Radon Transform.- 15. A Direct Algebraic Algorithm in Computerized Tomography.- 16. A Two-Grid Approach to Identification and Control Problems for Partial Differential Equations.- V: Optimization and Optimal Control Problems.- 17. Solving Large-Scale Integer Optimization Problems.- 18. Numerical Treatment of State & Control Constraints in the Computation of Feedback Laws for Nonlinear Control Problems.- 19. Optimal Production Scheme for the Gosau Hydro Power Plant System.- VI: Algorithm Adaptation on Supercomputers.- 20. The Use of Vector and Parallel Computers in the Solution of Large Sparse Linear Equations.- 21. Local Uniform Mesh Refinement on Vector and Parallel Processors.- 22. Using Supercomputer to Model Heat Transfer in Biomedical Applications.- Speakers.

Read More Show Less

Customer Reviews

Be the first to write a review
( 0 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star

(0)

4 Star

(0)

3 Star

(0)

2 Star

(0)

1 Star

(0)

Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Noble.com Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & Noble.com that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & Noble.com does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at BN.com or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation

Reminder:

  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & Noble.com and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Noble.com Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & Noble.com reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & Noble.com also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on BN.com. It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

 
Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously

    If you find inappropriate content, please report it to Barnes & Noble
    Why is this product inappropriate?
    Comments (optional)