Chapter 10. Finite Volume Models

  1. Prof. Dr. Rainer Ansorge1 and
  2. Prof. Dr. Thomas Sonar t.sonar@tu-bs.de2

Published Online: 10 JUL 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9783527627967.ch10

Mathematical Models of Fluid Dynamics: Modeling, Theory, Basic Numerical Facts - An Introduction, Second Edition

Mathematical Models of Fluid Dynamics: Modeling, Theory, Basic Numerical Facts - An Introduction, Second Edition

How to Cite

Ansorge, R. and Sonar, T. (2009) Finite Volume Models, in Mathematical Models of Fluid Dynamics: Modeling, Theory, Basic Numerical Facts - An Introduction, Second Edition, Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527627967.ch10

Author Information

  1. 1

    Norderstedt, Germany

  2. 2

    Institut Computational Mathematics Braunschweig, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 10 JUL 2009
  2. Published Print: 18 FEB 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527407743

Online ISBN: 9783527627967

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Keywords:

  • finite volume model;
  • unstructured grid;
  • polynomial recovery;
  • non-polynomial recovery;
  • grid generation

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Difference Methods on Unstructured Grids

  • Order of Accuracy and Basic Discretization

  • Higher-Order Finite Volume Schemes

  • Polynomial Recovery

  • Remarks Concerning Non-polynomial Recovery

  • Remarks Concerning Grid Generation