# Finite element approximations of the three dimensional Monge-Ampère equation

Susanne Cecelia Brenner; Michael Neilan

ESAIM: Mathematical Modelling and Numerical Analysis (2012)

- Volume: 46, Issue: 5, page 979-1001
- ISSN: 0764-583X

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topBrenner, Susanne Cecelia, and Neilan, Michael. "Finite element approximations of the three dimensional Monge-Ampère equation." ESAIM: Mathematical Modelling and Numerical Analysis 46.5 (2012): 979-1001. <http://eudml.org/doc/276379>.

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abstract = {In this paper, we construct and analyze finite element methods for the three dimensional
Monge-Ampère equation. We derive methods using the Lagrange finite element space such that
the resulting discrete linearizations are symmetric and stable. With this in hand, we then
prove the well-posedness of the method, as well as derive quasi-optimal error estimates.
We also present some numerical experiments that back up the theoretical findings.},

author = {Brenner, Susanne Cecelia, Neilan, Michael},

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

keywords = {Monge-Ampère equation; three dimensions; finite element method; convergence analysis; finite element; Lagrange finite element space; well-posedness; numerical results},

language = {eng},

month = {2},

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title = {Finite element approximations of the three dimensional Monge-Ampère equation},

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year = {2012},

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Monge-Ampère equation. We derive methods using the Lagrange finite element space such that
the resulting discrete linearizations are symmetric and stable. With this in hand, we then
prove the well-posedness of the method, as well as derive quasi-optimal error estimates.
We also present some numerical experiments that back up the theoretical findings.

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