Communications in Mathematical Sciences

Volume 6 (2008)

Number 4

Error estimate of force-based quasicontinuous method

Pages: 1087 – 1095

(Fast Communication)

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.4310/CMS.2008.v6.n4.a14

Author

P. B. Ming

Abstract

We prove that the force-based quasicontinuum method converges uniformly with first order accuracy.

Keywords

Quasicontinuum method; ghost force; convergence; accuracy

2010 Mathematics Subject Classification

65N06, 65N30, 74G20

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