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Dr David F. Griffiths

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David F. Griffiths
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Research Interests:

Adaptive time stepping for advection-diffusion problems
Global error estimation
Dynamics of Numerics
Spurious solutions in Runge-Kutta and related methods
Numerical methods for long time integration
Dynamics of moving grids
Finite elements for incompressible flows
Approximately divergence-free bases
inf-sup stability

Conference Information:

2009 Numerical Analysis Conference, 23 - 26 June, 2007, University of Strathclyde
2007 Numerical Analysis Conference, 26 - 29 June, 2007
2005 Numerical Analysis Conference 28 June - 1 July, 2005.
2003 Numerical Analysis Conference 24 June - 27 June, 2003.
2001 Numerical Analysis Conference 26 June - 29 June, 2001.
1999 Numerical Analysis Conference 29 June - 2 July, 1999
1997 Numerical Analysis Conference 24 - 27 June 1997
1995 Numerical Analysis Conference 27 - 30 June, 1995
List of Invited Speakers since 1965

Publications and Papers:

An Introduction to Matlab, Version 4.1, August 2018 by David F Griffiths Matlab files to accompany these notes
Learning LaTeX, 2nd Edition (2016), co-authored with Desmond J. Higham.
Essential Partial Differential Equations, Analytical and Computational Aspects (2015), co-authored with John Dold and David J Silvester.
Numerical Methods for Ordinary Differential Equations (2010), co-authored with Desmond J. Higham.
High Order Finite Element Approximation of Hyperbolic Equations by David Griffiths and George Mathai
Ron Mitchell's 75th Birthday Volume: Details of a book published in celebration.
Other Publications


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