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nyatoto April 29, 2003 04:22

Equation solvers
Hi All,

Where can I get an introduction book that explains how the equation solvers like STONE, BLOCK STONE, AMG etc work.

thanks nyatoto

Allan D. Grosvenor April 29, 2003 11:15

Re: Equation solvers
Hello Nyatoto,

For a good introduction, I would recommend a combination of the following two famous texts:

1) "Numerical Computation of Internal and External Flows, Computational Methods for Inviscid and Viscous Flows" Professor Charles Hirsch

2) "Numerical Recipes in C++: The Art of Scientific Computing" William H. Press (Editor), Saul A. Teukolsky (Editor), William T. Vetterling, Brian P. Flannery

For the Stone solver, I would start with the original classic paper of H.L. Stone:

"Iterative Solution of Implicit Approximations of Multidimensional Partial Differential Equations," SIAM J. Numer. Anal., 1968, Vol. 5, pp. 530-558

Best regards, Allan

nyatoto April 29, 2003 14:18

Re: Equation solvers
Hi Allan,

Many thanks for your kind advise. I will try those.

regards nyatoto

Allan D. Grosvenor April 30, 2003 14:34

Re: Equation solvers
Hello Nyatoto,

It's my pleasure. For more information on AMG, the following website offers detailed downloadable notes:

Best regards, Allan

Nanang Irawan April 27, 2004 06:00

Re: Equation solvers
I'm a student of indonesia. i want to know about control volume analyze in aerodynamic and other field. Thank for your information

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