A hierarchical mesh refinement technique for global 3-D spherical mantle convection modelling

Date

2013

Authors

Davies, Rhodri
Davies, J
Bollada, P.C
Hassan, O
Morgan, K.
Nithiarasu, P

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Copernicus GmbH

Abstract

A method for incorporating multi-resolution capabilities within pre-existing global 3-D spherical mantle convection codes is presented. The method, which we term "geometric multigrid refinement", is based upon the application of a multigrid solver on non-

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Keywords: accuracy assessment; advanced technology; hierarchical system; model validation; three-dimensional modeling

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Geoscientific Model Development

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Journal article

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DOI

10.5194/gmd-6-1095-2013

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