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On the observed rate of convergence of an iterative method applied to a model elliptic difference equation

Author: R. A. Nicolaides
Journal: Math. Comp. 32 (1978), 127-133
MSC: Primary 65N10
MathSciNet review: 0458932
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Abstract: A proof is given of the fact that the rate of convergence of a multiple grid type of algorithm is $ O({h^{1/2}})$ in the case of a model elliptic difference equation.

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