Mathematical Models and Computer Simulations

, Volume 7, Issue 5, pp 467–474 | Cite as

The convergence order of weno schemes behind a shock front

  • N. A. Mikhailov


Numerical analysis has shown that high order finite-volume WENO schemes have only the first order of convergence in the smooth part of a weak solution behind a shock front. The order of integral convergence of the difference solution is found to estimate the accuracy of the translation of the Rankine-Hugoniot conditions through the shock front.


finite-volume WENO schemes Rankine-Hugoniot conditions integral convergence order of convergence 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Russian Federal Nuclear Center Zababakhin All-Russia Research Institute of Technical PhysicsSnezhinskRussia

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