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Convergence of a finite element method for the approximation of normal modes of the oceans

Author: Mitchell Luskin
Journal: Math. Comp. 33 (1979), 493-519
MSC: Primary 86A05; Secondary 65N30
MathSciNet review: 521272
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Abstract: This paper gives optimal order error estimates for the approximation of the spectral properties of a variant of the shallow water equations by a finite element procedure recently proposed by Platzman. General results on the spectral approximation of unbounded, selfadjoint operators are also given in this paper.

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