Application of the Finite Element Method to Some Simple Systems in One and Two Dimensions. Metadata
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- Main Title Application of the Finite Element Method to Some Simple Systems in One and Two Dimensions.
Author: Hunnell, Jason C.Creator Type: Personal
Chair: Quintanilla, Sandra J.Contributor Type: PersonalContributor Info: Major Professor
Committee Member: Deering, William D.Contributor Type: Personal
Committee Member: Ordonez, Carlos A.Contributor Type: Personal
Name: University of North TexasPlace of Publication: Denton, Texas
- Creation: 2002-05
- Digitized: 2007-07-27
- Content Description: The finite element method (FEM) is reviewed and applied to the one-dimensional eigensystems of the isotropic harmonic oscillator, finite well, infinite well and radial hydrogen atom, and the two-dimensional eigensystems of the isotropic harmonic oscillator and the propagational modes of sound in a rectangular cavity. Computer codes that I developed were introduced and utilized to find accurate results for the FEM eigensolutions. One of the computer codes was modified and applied to the one-dimensional unbound quantum mechanical system of a square barrier potential and also provided accurate results.
- Keyword: finite element
- Keyword: eigenproblem
- Keyword: object-oriented
- Keyword: quantum mechanical
- Keyword: harmonic oscillator
Name: UNT Student Graduate WorksCode: UNTGW
Name: UNT LibrariesCode: UNT
- Rights Access: public
- Rights License: copyright
- Rights Holder: Hunnell, Jason C.
- Rights Statement: Copyright is held by the author, unless otherwise noted. All rights reserved.
- Thesis or Dissertation
- Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc3087
- Degree Name: Master of Science
- Degree Level: Master's
- Degree Discipline: Physics
- Academic Department: Department of Physics
- Degree Grantor: University of North Texas
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