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