UW AMath Conservation Laws and Finite Volume Methods
Applied Math 574
Winter Quarter, 2015

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AMath 574 Catalog Description

Theory of linear and nonlinear hyperbolic conservation laws modeling wave propagation in gases, fluids, and solids. Shock and rarefaction waves. Finite volume methods for numerical approximation of solutions; Godunov’s method and high-resolution TVD methods. Stability, convergence, and entropy conditions.