Paola Gervasio - DICATAM - University of Brescia - paola.gervasio_at_unibs.it
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NUMERICAL METHODS FOR PARTIAL DIFFERENTIAL EQUATIONS

Ph.D. Programme in Civil and Environmental Engineering, International cooperation and Mathematics (DICACIM)
XXXV Cicle (A.Y. 2019/20)

NEWS
Due to COVID19 emergency, the lessons have been suspended and the course, that was scheduled since March 9 2020 to March 25 2020, has been postponed.
News about this course will be published on this page and communicated by e-mail to all Ph.D students.

Programme
  • Elliptic equations:
    • approximation via the Galerkin method;
    • the Finite Element Method;
    • the Spectral Element Method;
    • error estimates.
  • Parabolic equations:
    • the semi-discrete problem, convergence analysis;
    • the theta-method for time discretization: stability and convergence analysis.
  • Diffusion-transport-reaction equations:
    • stabilization methods.
MATLAB campus license

Textbooks
A. Quarteroni, Numerical Models for Differential Problems (free download for Unibs users).
A. Quarteroni, F. Saleri, P. Gervasio Calcolo Scientifico (free download for Unibs users).
A. Quarteroni, F. Saleri, P. Gervasio Scientific Computing.

Office hours
Math section of DICATAM, ground floor of the red building in via Valotti:
(preferably by appointment: paola.gervasio_at_unibs.it)
tuesday and friday 10:30-11:30


Lessons diary

First week
date
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lesson/laboratory


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