High order asymptotic-preserving schemes for the Boltzmann equation

Giacomo Dimarco, Lorenzo Pareschi

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In this Note we discuss the construction of high order asymptotic preserving numerical schemes for the Boltzmann equation. The methods are based on the use of Implicit-Explicit (IMEX) Runge-Kutta methods combined with a penalization technique recently introduced in Filbet and Jin (2010) . [6].

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)481-486
Number of pages6
JournalComptes Rendus Mathematique
Issue number9-10
StatePublished - May 2012
Externally publishedYes


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