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Absorbing boundary conditions for the discretization schemes of the one-dimensional wave equation

Author: Laurence Halpern
Journal: Math. Comp. 38 (1982), 415-429
MSC: Primary 65M05
MathSciNet review: 645659
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Abstract: When computing a partial differential equation, it is often necessary to introduce artificial boundaries. Here we explain a systematic method to obtain boundary conditions for the wave equation in one dimension, fitting to the discretization scheme and stable. Moreover, we give error estimates on the reflected part.

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