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A three-dimensional finite element mesh generator with built-in pre- and post-processing facilities
Questions regarding the limitations of numerical representations of numbers and similar other than their precision.
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Referring to the study of brief oscillations whose amplitude grows and decays in a finite time.
a computational method to simulate fluid flows. It is a lagrangian method, used in different fields as astrophysics or oceanography.
the outer boundary of the smallest convex set that encloses the point set entirely.
Referring to methods that produce good "approximate" solutions, particularly for np-hard, np-complete, or combinatorial optimization problems.
Often referred to as Algorithmic-Differentiation or AD -- a technique to automatically generate code that evaluates the derivative of a function. AD repeatedly applies the chain rule and classical rul…
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software that performs job scheduling, especially allocation of batch jobs among available resources. Derivatives include TORQUE, OpenPBS, and PBS Pro.