# Fully adaptive multiresolution schemes for strongly degenerate parabolic equations in one space dimension

Raimund Bürger; Ricardo Ruiz; Kai Schneider; Mauricio Sepúlveda

ESAIM: Mathematical Modelling and Numerical Analysis (2008)

- Volume: 42, Issue: 4, page 535-563
- ISSN: 0764-583X

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topBürger, Raimund, et al. "Fully adaptive multiresolution schemes for strongly degenerate parabolic equations in one space dimension." ESAIM: Mathematical Modelling and Numerical Analysis 42.4 (2008): 535-563. <http://eudml.org/doc/250404>.

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abstract = {
We present a fully adaptive multiresolution scheme for spatially
one-dimensional quasilinear strongly degenerate parabolic equations
with zero-flux and periodic boundary conditions. The numerical scheme
is based on a finite volume discretization using the Engquist-Osher
numerical flux and explicit time stepping. An adaptive multiresolution
scheme based on cell averages is then used to speed up the CPU time and
the memory requirements of the underlying finite volume scheme, whose
first-order version is known to converge to an entropy solution of the
problem. A particular feature of the method is the storage of the
multiresolution representation of the solution in a graded tree, whose
leaves are the non-uniform finite volumes on which the numerical divergence
is eventually evaluated. Moreover using the L1 contraction of the discrete
time evolution operator we derive the optimal choice of the threshold in the
adaptive multiresolution method. Numerical examples illustrate the
computational efficiency together with the convergence properties.
},

author = {Bürger, Raimund, Ruiz, Ricardo, Schneider, Kai, Sepúlveda, Mauricio},

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

keywords = {Degenerate parabolic equation; adaptive multiresolution
scheme; monotone scheme; upwind difference scheme; boundary conditions;
entropy solution.; degenerate parabolic equation; adaptive multiresolution scheme; entropy solution; error bounds; adaptive mesh refinement},

language = {eng},

month = {5},

number = {4},

pages = {535-563},

publisher = {EDP Sciences},

title = {Fully adaptive multiresolution schemes for strongly degenerate parabolic equations in one space dimension},

url = {http://eudml.org/doc/250404},

volume = {42},

year = {2008},

}

TY - JOUR

AU - Bürger, Raimund

AU - Ruiz, Ricardo

AU - Schneider, Kai

AU - Sepúlveda, Mauricio

TI - Fully adaptive multiresolution schemes for strongly degenerate parabolic equations in one space dimension

JO - ESAIM: Mathematical Modelling and Numerical Analysis

DA - 2008/5//

PB - EDP Sciences

VL - 42

IS - 4

SP - 535

EP - 563

AB -
We present a fully adaptive multiresolution scheme for spatially
one-dimensional quasilinear strongly degenerate parabolic equations
with zero-flux and periodic boundary conditions. The numerical scheme
is based on a finite volume discretization using the Engquist-Osher
numerical flux and explicit time stepping. An adaptive multiresolution
scheme based on cell averages is then used to speed up the CPU time and
the memory requirements of the underlying finite volume scheme, whose
first-order version is known to converge to an entropy solution of the
problem. A particular feature of the method is the storage of the
multiresolution representation of the solution in a graded tree, whose
leaves are the non-uniform finite volumes on which the numerical divergence
is eventually evaluated. Moreover using the L1 contraction of the discrete
time evolution operator we derive the optimal choice of the threshold in the
adaptive multiresolution method. Numerical examples illustrate the
computational efficiency together with the convergence properties.

LA - eng

KW - Degenerate parabolic equation; adaptive multiresolution
scheme; monotone scheme; upwind difference scheme; boundary conditions;
entropy solution.; degenerate parabolic equation; adaptive multiresolution scheme; entropy solution; error bounds; adaptive mesh refinement

UR - http://eudml.org/doc/250404

ER -

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