On the Schwarz algorithms for the Elliptic Exterior Boundary Value Problems

Faker Ben Belgacem; Michel Fournié; Nabil Gmati; Faten Jelassi

ESAIM: Mathematical Modelling and Numerical Analysis (2010)

  • Volume: 39, Issue: 4, page 693-714
  • ISSN: 0764-583X

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Tuning the alternating Schwarz method to the exterior problems is the subject of this paper. We present the original algorithm and we propose a modification of it, so that the solution of the subproblem involving the condition at infinity has an explicit integral representation formulas while the solution of the other subproblem, set in a bounded domain, is approximated by classical variational methods. We investigate many of the advantages of the new Schwarz approach: a geometrical convergence rate, an easy implementation, a substantial economy in computational costs and a satisfactory accuracy in the numerical results as well as their agreement with the theoretical statements.

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Ben Belgacem, Faker, et al. "On the Schwarz algorithms for the Elliptic Exterior Boundary Value Problems." ESAIM: Mathematical Modelling and Numerical Analysis 39.4 (2010): 693-714. <http://eudml.org/doc/194282>.

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author = {Ben Belgacem, Faker, Fournié, Michel, Gmati, Nabil, Jelassi, Faten},
journal = {ESAIM: Mathematical Modelling and Numerical Analysis},
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