SIERRA framework version 4 : solver services.

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Several SIERRA applications make use of third-party libraries to solve systems of linear and nonlinear equations, and to solve eigenproblems. The classes and interfaces in the SIERRA framework that provide linear system assembly services and access to solver libraries are collectively referred to as solver services. This paper provides an overview of SIERRA's solver services including the design goals that drove the development, and relationships and interactions among the various classes. The process of assembling and manipulating linear systems will be described, as well as access to solution methods and other operations.

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Williams, Alan B. February 1, 2005.

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Several SIERRA applications make use of third-party libraries to solve systems of linear and nonlinear equations, and to solve eigenproblems. The classes and interfaces in the SIERRA framework that provide linear system assembly services and access to solver libraries are collectively referred to as solver services. This paper provides an overview of SIERRA's solver services including the design goals that drove the development, and relationships and interactions among the various classes. The process of assembling and manipulating linear systems will be described, as well as access to solution methods and other operations.

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  • Report No.: SAND2004-6428
  • Grant Number: AC04-94AL85000
  • DOI: 10.2172/921146 | External Link
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 921146
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc902357

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Williams, Alan B. SIERRA framework version 4 : solver services., report, February 1, 2005; United States. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc902357/: accessed October 18, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.