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Panel Clustering Techniques and Hierarchical Matrices for BEM and FEM

Wolfgang Hackbusch


The panel clustering method and the hierarchical matrix technique described here are important tools for the efficient treatment of fully populated matrices which arise from boundary element (BEM) problems and elliptic FEM problems.

Jul 29, 2003
Jul 29, 2003
panel clustering, fast matrix operations, hierarchical matrices

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2004 Repository Open Access
Wolfgang Hackbusch

Panel clustering techniques and hierarchical matrices for BEM and FEM

In: Encyclopedia of computational mechanics. Vol 1 : Fundamentals / Erwin Stein (ed.)
Chichester : Wiley, 2004. - pp. 597-616