Picture of aircraft jet engine

Strathclyde research that powers aerospace engineering...

The Strathprints institutional repository is a digital archive of University of Strathclyde's Open Access research outputs. Strathprints provides access to thousands of Open Access research papers by University of Strathclyde researchers, including by Strathclyde researchers involved in aerospace engineering and from the Advanced Space Concepts Laboratory - but also other internationally significant research from within the Department of Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering. Discover why Strathclyde is powering international aerospace research...

Strathprints also exposes world leading research from the Faculties of Science, Engineering, Humanities & Social Sciences, and from the Strathclyde Business School.

Discover more...

Relationship between multiscale enrichment and stabilized finite element methods for the generalized Stokes problem

Barrenechea, Gabriel and Valentin, Frédéric (2005) Relationship between multiscale enrichment and stabilized finite element methods for the generalized Stokes problem. Comptes Rendus Mathematique, 341 (10). pp. 635-640.

Full text not available in this repository. (Request a copy from the Strathclyde author)

Abstract

We derive a new stabilized finite element method for the generalized Stokes problem starting from the non-stable continuous finite element space enriched with multiscale functions. The stabilization parameter is related with the enrichment functions which are analytically computed from a boundary value problem at the element level leading to a method which is free of constants. Optimal error estimates are obtained in natural norms and numerical tests validate the method