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A note concerning the two-step Lax-Wendroff method in three dimensions

Author: B. Eilon
Journal: Math. Comp. 26 (1972), 41-43
MSC: Primary 65P05; Secondary 76.65
MathSciNet review: 0300457
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Abstract: The two-step Lax-Wendroff method in three spatial dimensions is discussed and, dealing with its linear stability in the hydrodynamic case, the sufficiency of the von Neumann condition is proved.

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Keywords: Lax-Wendroff two-step method, three spatial dimensions, sufficient condition for linear stability, hydrodynamics
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