Moving Finite Elements

Moving Finite Elements

by Micael J. Baines, M. J. Baines
     
 

ISBN-10: 0198534671

ISBN-13: 9780198534679

Pub. Date: 12/28/1994

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

Bringing together a decade's worth of research stimulated by Miller's original idea of moving finite elements, this important book discusses the interrelationship between the techniques and the theories regarding the method of characteristics, Hamilton's equations, the Legendre transformation, and grid equidistribution. Throughout, the important issues are cogently

Overview

Bringing together a decade's worth of research stimulated by Miller's original idea of moving finite elements, this important book discusses the interrelationship between the techniques and the theories regarding the method of characteristics, Hamilton's equations, the Legendre transformation, and grid equidistribution. Throughout, the important issues are cogently highlighted, cutting-edge research developments are detailed, and areas for future research are discussed. Students, teachers, and researchers in applied mathematics, numerical analysis, engineering, and the computational sciences will want to read this book.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780198534679
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
12/28/1994
Series:
Numerical Mathematics and Scientific Computation Series
Pages:
240
Product dimensions:
6.31(w) x 9.50(h) x 0.77(d)

Table of Contents

1. The MFE Method of Miller
2. Transformations and Steep Fronts
3. Exact Semi-Discrete MFE Solutions
4. MFE in 1-D: First-order Equations
5. MFE in 1-D: Second-order Equations
6. MFE in Higher Dimensions
7. Results from the MFE Method
8. The Role of the MFE Method
9. Best Fits with Adjustable Nodes
10. MFE and Moving Best Fits
11. Discussion and Conclusion

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