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Questions regarding the limitations of numerical representations of numbers and similar other than their precision.
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…
Referring to methods that produce good "approximate" solutions, particularly for np-hard, np-complete, or combinatorial optimization problems.
For questions regarding the choice and problems in programming languages within the scope of Scientific Computing.
Referring to the study of brief oscillations whose amplitude grows and decays in a finite time.
the outer boundary of the smallest convex set that encloses the point set entirely.
For questions about words, phrases and definitions that are specific to computational science.
a computational method to simulate fluid flows. It is a lagrangian method, used in different fields as astrophysics or oceanography.
software that performs job scheduling, especially allocation of batch jobs among available resources. Derivatives include TORQUE, OpenPBS, and PBS Pro.