Symbolic Computation and the Finite Element Method

John P Fitch, R G Hall

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The FESTER system uses an amalgamation of sections of BCPL, REDUCE and FORTRAN for the region definition, construction of minimisation principle and trial functions, and eventual solution. They produce a harmonious whole which can solve a class of partial differential equations with a minimum of assistance.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationTitle Eurocal '87 European Conference on Computer Algebra Leipzig, GDR, June 2–5, 1987 Proceedings
EditorsJ H Davenport
Place of PublicationHeidelberg
Number of pages2
ISBN (Print)0-387-51517-8
Publication statusPublished - 1989
EventProceedings of EUROCAL87, Leipzig -
Duration: 1 Jan 1989 → …

Publication series

NameLecture Notes on Computer Science
PublisherSpringer Verlag


ConferenceProceedings of EUROCAL87, Leipzig
Period1/01/89 → …


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