# Symplectic local time-stepping in non-dissipative DGTD methods applied to wave propagation problems

ESAIM: Mathematical Modelling and Numerical Analysis (2007)

- Volume: 40, Issue: 5, page 815-841
- ISSN: 0764-583X

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topPiperno, Serge. "Symplectic local time-stepping in non-dissipative DGTD methods applied to wave propagation problems." ESAIM: Mathematical Modelling and Numerical Analysis 40.5 (2007): 815-841. <http://eudml.org/doc/194337>.

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abstract = {
The Discontinuous Galerkin Time Domain (DGTD) methods are now popular for the solution of wave propagation problems. Able to deal with unstructured, possibly locally-refined meshes, they handle
easily complex geometries and remain fully explicit with easy parallelization and extension to high orders of accuracy. Non-dissipative versions exist, where some discrete electromagnetic energy is exactly conserved. However, the stability limit of the methods, related to the smallest elements in the mesh, calls for the construction of local-time stepping algorithms. These schemes have already been developed for N-body mechanical problems and are known as symplectic schemes. They are applied here to DGTD methods on wave propagation problems.
},

author = {Piperno, Serge},

journal = {ESAIM: Mathematical Modelling and Numerical Analysis},

keywords = {Waves; acoustics; Maxwell's system; Discontinuous Galerkin methods; symplectic schemes; energy conservation; second-order accuracy.},

language = {eng},

month = {1},

number = {5},

pages = {815-841},

publisher = {EDP Sciences},

title = {Symplectic local time-stepping in non-dissipative DGTD methods applied to wave propagation problems},

url = {http://eudml.org/doc/194337},

volume = {40},

year = {2007},

}

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AB -
The Discontinuous Galerkin Time Domain (DGTD) methods are now popular for the solution of wave propagation problems. Able to deal with unstructured, possibly locally-refined meshes, they handle
easily complex geometries and remain fully explicit with easy parallelization and extension to high orders of accuracy. Non-dissipative versions exist, where some discrete electromagnetic energy is exactly conserved. However, the stability limit of the methods, related to the smallest elements in the mesh, calls for the construction of local-time stepping algorithms. These schemes have already been developed for N-body mechanical problems and are known as symplectic schemes. They are applied here to DGTD methods on wave propagation problems.

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KW - Waves; acoustics; Maxwell's system; Discontinuous Galerkin methods; symplectic schemes; energy conservation; second-order accuracy.

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