Department of Numerical Mathematics Faculty of Mathematics and Physics Charles University

Numerical solution of convection-diffusion equations using upwinding techniques satisfying the discrete maximum principle

  • ID: 2330, RIV: 10030820
  • ISSN: not specified, ISBN: 1881-4042
  • source: Proceedings of the Czech-Japanese Seminar in Applied Mathematics 2005
  • keywords: Numerical; solution; convection-diffusion; equations; using; upwinding; techniques; satisfying; discrete; maximum; principle
  • authors: Petr Knobloch
  • authors from KNM: Knobloch Petr


We discuss the application of the finite element method to the numerical solution of scalar two-dimensional steady convection-diffusion equations with the emphasis on upwinding techniques satisfying the discrete maximum principle.