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Author Xing, Huilin.

Title Advances in geocomputing / Huilin Xing
Published Berlin : Springer, [2009]
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Description 1 online resource
Series Lecture notes in earth sciences ; v. 119
Lecture notes in earth sciences ; v. 119
Contents First Steps Towards Modeling a Multi-Scale Earth System -- 3D Mesh Generation in Geocomputing -- Strategies for Preconditioning Methods of Parallel Iterative Solvers for Finite-Element Applications in Geophysics -- Algorithms for Optimizing Rheology and Loading Forces in Finite Element Models of Lithospheric Deformation -- Mantle Dynamics - A Case Study -- The ESyS_Particle: A New 3-D Discrete Element Model with Single Particle Rotation -- The TeraShake Computational Platform for Large-Scale Earthquake Simulations -- Probabilistic Forecast of Tsunami Hazards along Chinese Coast
Summary This book provides a concise overview of the recent development in geocomputing, which covers the model construction and result visualisation, advanced computational theory and high performance software development on supercomputers and their applications in simulating geodynamics, crustal dynamics, earthquakes, tsunami and rock physics spanning different scales
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Geology -- Data processing.
Earth sciences -- Data processing.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2008936483
ISBN 3540858776