Spectral Element Methods

Speaker: Paola Gervasio
Affiliation: Università degli Studi di Brescia
When: Tuesday 20th January 2015
Time: 14:00:00
Abstract: Spectral Element Methods (SEM) are high order methods to approximate boundary value problems. Topics of the talk are: fundamentals of SEM for quadrilateral partitions, optimal preconditioners for SEM matrices arising from the discretization of self-adjoint elliptic equations, a brief outline of triangular SEM. contact: