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For questions about modeling biological problems computationally. This could include population dynamics, protein folding, compartmental models of disease spread, or other equations that arise from a …
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A high-dimensionality space is one that can only be spanned by a basis set with a large number of elements. High-dimensional problems often suffer from the *Curse of Dimensionality*, which is exponent…
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For questions about properly allocating memory for data structures used in a calculation. This tag is often used when dealing with problems that require very large memory or specific constraints on me…
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A parallel algorithm design approach in which the data is divided into pieces and then computations are associated with the data. This contrasts to 'functional decomposition', in which tasks or compu…
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For questions involving computational modeling with tensors. The most common definitions of a tensor are a multilinear map or simply a multilinear array.
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For questions about modeling heat transfer, often through the use of heat (differential) equation.
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For questions about generating random samples from some sample space (e.g. numbers, strings, matrices).
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For questions about using FFTW, a C library for computing discrete fourier transforms.
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For questions about the particulars of doing math on computers, e.g. floating point numbers, over/underflow, implementing arithmetic operators/functions for binary numbers.
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Referring to sparse matrices with concentrations of non-zero elements along a combination of diagonals, subdiagonals, and/or superdiagonals.
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For questions involving 3D spatial data. Should ideally be used for questions where the 3D nature of the problem is a particular challenge, rather than just any question involving 3D data.
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A tag for questions that relate to numerical approaches to optimal control of systems.
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Referring to matters of learning/teaching computational science
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Questions related to data used in testing computational methods.
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A linearly independent set of elements of a vector space such that any element in that vector space can be expressed as a linear combination of the elements of the basis.
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For questions about words, phrases and definitions that are specific to computational science.
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For questions about explicit differential equation algorithms, that directly relate the next time step of some variable y to some function of y at the current time step.
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For questions about data structures (e.g. arrays, lists, queues, dictionaries) and how to best use them in a computational setting.
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Questions regarding the limitations of numerical representations of numbers and similar other than their precision.
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a MATLAB-based modeling framework for convex optimization.
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For questions on methods for solving partial differential equations by decomposition of a continuous or discrete operator into two or more separate operators.
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For questions about applying density functional theory, a method for predicting the energy and other properties of multi-electron systems (e.g. molecules and materials)
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The Intel Math Kernel Library is a software library for Intel and compatible processors. It provides vectorized and threaded routines for optimal performance and is compatible with all C, C++ and FORT…
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For questions about applying the deal.II C++ Finite Element library to a computational problem.
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For questions about the modeling of incompressible fluids.
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