A new mixed finite element method for Burgers’ equation

  • Ambit kumar Pany
  • Neela Nataraj
  • Sangita Singh


In this paper, anH 1-Galerkin mixed finite element method is used to approximate the solution as well as the flux of Burgers’ equation. Error estimates have been derived. The results of the numerical experiment show the efficacy of the mixed method and justifies the theoretical results obtained in the paper.

AMS Mathematics Subject Classification

65M60 65M15 65M12 

Key words and phrases

Burgers’ equation H1-Galerkin mixed method finite element error estimates computer implementation 


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© Korean Society for Computational & Applied Mathematics and Korean SIGCAM 2007

Authors and Affiliations

  • Ambit kumar Pany
    • 1
  • Neela Nataraj
    • 1
  • Sangita Singh
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of MathematicsIIT BombayMumbaiIndia
  2. 2.Department of MathematicsIIT DelhiNew DelhiIndia

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