Accession Number : AD0716404

Title :   The Solution of Partial Differential Equations Using a Symbolic Style of Algol.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : NAVAL RESEARCH LAB WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Boris,Jay P.

Report Date : NOV 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 34

Abstract : The paper presents a symbolic style of programming the ALGOL language which is particularly well suited for application to the solution of partial differential equations in magnetohydrodynamics. The techniques described have been applied to problems of interest in the Plasma Dynamics Branch and an example thereof is given. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*MAGNETOHYDRODYNAMICS, *PARTIAL DIFFERENTIAL EQUATIONS), (*NUMERICAL INTEGRATION, COMPUTER PROGRAMMING), NUMERICAL ANALYSIS, DIFFERENCE EQUATIONS, OPERATORS(MATHEMATICS), ALGORITHMS

Subject Categories : Theoretical Mathematics
      Plasma Physics and Magnetohydrodynamics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE