Journal of Scientific Computing

, Volume 25, Issue 1–2, pp 195–211 | Cite as

Time compact high order difference methods for wave propagation, 2D

  • Bertil Gustafsson
  • Per Wahlund


In earlier papers we have constructed difference methods that are fourth-order accurate both in space and time for wave propagation problems. The analysis and numerical experiments have been limited to one-dimensional problems. In this paper we extend the construction and the analysis to two space dimensions, and present numerical experiments for acoustic problems in discontinuous media.

Key words

Difference methods high order wave propagation discontinuous coefficients 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Division of Scientific ComputingUppsalaSweden

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