Solving PDEs in Python

The FEniCS Tutorial I

by Hans Petter Langtangen, Anders Logg

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Book Description

This book offers a concise and gentle introduction to finite element programming in Python based on the popular FEniCS software library. Using a series of examples, including the Poisson equation, the equations of linear elasticity, the incompressible Navier - Stokes equations, and systems of nonlinear advection - diffusion - reaction equations, it guides readers through the essential steps to quickly solving a PDE in FEniCS, such as how to define a finite variational problem, how to set boundary conditions, how to solve linear and nonlinear systems, and how to visualize solutions and structure finite element Python programs.

This open book is licensed under a Creative Commons License (CC BY). You can download Solving PDEs in Python ebook for free in PDF format (4.9 MB).

Book Details

Subject
Computer Science
Publisher
Springer
Published
2016
Pages
152
Edition
1
Language
English
ISBN13
9783319524610
ISBN10
3319524615
ISBN13 Digital
9783319524627
ISBN10 Digital
3319524623
PDF Size
4.9 MB
License
CC BY

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