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Title Effective computational methods for wave propagation / edited by Nikolaos A. Kampanis, Vassilios A. Dougalis, John A. Ekaterinaris
Published Boca Raton : Chapman & Hall/CRC, [2008]
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Description 1 online resource (xii, 694 pages) : illustrations
Series Numerical insights ; v. 5
Numerical insights ; v. 5
Contents Numerical simulations of singular solutions of the nonlinear Schrödinger equations / Xia-Ping Wang -- Numerical solution of the nonlinear Helmholtz equation / G. Fibich and S. Tsynkov -- Theory and numerical analysis of Boussinesq systems : a review / V.A. Dougalis and D.E. Mitsotakis -- Finite element discretization of the Helmholtz equation in an underwater acoustic waveguide / D.A. Mitsoudis [and others] -- Parabolic equation techniques in underwater acoustics / D.J. Thomson and G.H. Brooke -- Numerical solution of the parabolic equation in range-dependent waveguides / V.A. Dougalis [and others] -- Exact boundary conditions for acoustic PE modeling over an N*2-linear half-space / T.W. Dawson, G.H. Brooke, and D.J. Thomsom -- The mathematical model for elastic wave propagation / P. Joly -- Finite element methods with continuous displacement / P. Joly -- Finite element methods with discontinuous displacement / P. Joly and C. Tsogka -- Fictitious domains methods for wave diffraction / P. Joly and C. Tsogka -- Space time mesh refinement methods / G. Derveaux, P. Joly, and J. Rodríguez -- Numerical methods for treating unbounded media / P. Joly and C. Tsogka -- High-order accurate space discretization methods for computational fluid dynamics / J.A. Ekaterinaris -- Governing equations / J.A. Ekaterinaris -- High-order finite-difference schemes / J.A. Ekaterinaris -- ENO and WENO schemes / J.A. Ekaterinaris -- The discontinuous Galerkin (DG) method / J.A. Ekaterinaris
Summary Presents several modern, valuable computational methods used to describe wave propagation phenomena in selected areas of physics and technology. This book begins with the simulation of nonlinear dispersive waves from nonlinear optics and the theory and numerical analysis of Boussinesq systems
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Electromagnetic waves -- Data processing
Numerical analysis
Wave-motion, Theory of -- Data processing
Numerical analysis.
SCIENCE -- Waves & Wave Mechanics.
Vågteori -- fysik.
Form Electronic book
Author Dougalis, Vassilios A.
Ekaterinaris, John A.
Kampanis, Nikolaos A.
ISBN 1420010875