Partial Differential Equations- Scientific Computing TM/ENM, TMA482, Winter quarter 2006.

Lectures and examination:
Nils Svanstedt
tel: 772 5346
Lectures: Monday 10-12 in MV-F32 and Thursday 10-12 in in MV-F32.

Computer Sessions (jointly with TMA632 Project Course PDE):
Johan Jansson
tel. 772 3551
Sessions/Lectures: Monday 13-15 in MV-F24 and Friday 10-12 in in MV-F24.

Computational Differential Equations (CDE), Studentlitteratur/Cambridge, 1996.
Software (for ODE project):
Computer Sessions (session E8)
Start doing this session as a preparation for your ODE project.
Software (for PDE project):
An article on adaptive methods:
Adaptive methods for parabolic problems
A small note on adaptive algorithms:
in ps-format in pdf-format


  1. A posteriori error analysis for ordinary differential equations.
  2. Duality and adjoint operators.
  3. A posteriori error analysis for partial differential equations
  4. Adaptive finite element methods
  5. Stability and stabilization.
Written examination on theory and completed ODE project (see below).

ODE-Project (NEW!!) Adaptive ode-solver

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