Numerical Methods for Hyperbolic PDEs - Summer 16
- Summer 2016
- Vasco Varduhn, Angelika Schwarz, Christoph Kowitz
- Time and Place
- Computational Science and Engineering (Seminar, module IN2183),
Informatics (Master-Seminar, module IN2107)
- Semesterwochenstunden / ECTS Credits
- 2 SWS (2S) / 4 Credits
- TUM Online
In this seminar we address numerical methods for hyperbolic partial differential equations. We discuss important examples of governing equations, with a special focus on the shallow water equations (tsunamis). In this context typical challenges are tackled: Fundamentals of the shallow water equations and numerical treatment, (h-)adaptivity, (shared- and distributed-memory) parallelization, storage and visualization of solution fields, Riemann solvers, non-linearities, limiters, high-order discretization, time stepping schemes, etc. Besides numerical theory we expect the students to apply and implement the learned concepts in the form of a small project, which requires extensive use of the learned theory.
- preliminary session: Thursday, January 28, 01:00pm. Room: 00.12.019 Slides
- kick-off: Wednesday, April 20, 01:00pm. Room: 02.07.023 Slides
- Students' presentations. Room: 02.07.023:
- Tuesday, June 14, 02:00pm - 04:30pm
- Wednesday, June 15, 01:00pm - 03:00pm
- Thursday, June 16, 03:00pm - 06:00pm
- Wednesday, June 22, 12:00pm - 3:30pm Update!
General remarks about schedule and organization: Remarks
The distribution of topics can be seen on the Moodle page.
Propagation of the Tohoku 2011 tsunami using 16 MPI ranks.