Finite Difference Computing with PDEs
by Hans Petter Langtangen, Svein Linge
Publisher: Springer 2017
Number of pages: 507
This easy-to-read book introduces the basics of solving partial differential equations by means of finite difference methods. Unlike many of the traditional academic works on the topic, this book was written for practitioners.
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