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KSPBCGSL

Implements a slight variant of the Enhanced BiCGStab(L) algorithm in (3) and (2). The variation concerns cases when either kappa0**2 or kappa1**2 is negative due to round-off. Kappa0 has also been pulled out of the denominator in the formula for ghat.

References

1. - G.L.G. Sleijpen, H.A. van der Vorst, "An overview of approaches for the stable computation of hybrid BiCG methods", Applied Numerical Mathematics: Transactions f IMACS, 19(3), 1996.
2. - G.L.G. Sleijpen, H.A. van der Vorst, D.R. Fokkema, "BiCGStab(L) and other hybrid BiCG methods", Numerical Algorithms, 7, 1994.
3. - D.R. Fokkema, "Enhanced implementation of BiCGStab(L) for solving linear systems of equations", preprint from www.citeseer.com.

Contributed by: Joel M. Malard, email jm.malard@pnl.gov

Options Database Keys

-ksp_bcgsl_ell <ell> Number of Krylov search directions, defaults to 2 - - KSPBCGSLSetEll()
-ksp_bcgsl_cxpol - Use a convex function of the MinRes and OR polynomials after the BiCG step instead of default MinRes -- KSPBCGSLSetPol()
-ksp_bcgsl_mrpoly - Use the default MinRes polynomial after the BiCG step -- KSPBCGSLSetPol()
-ksp_bcgsl_xres <res> Threshold used to decide when to refresh computed residuals - - KSPBCGSLSetXRes()
-ksp_bcgsl_pinv <true/false> - (de)activate use of pseudoinverse -- KSPBCGSLSetUsePseudoinverse()

See Also

KSPCreate(), KSPSetType(), KSPType (for list of available types), KSP, KSPFGMRES, KSPBCGS, KSPSetPCSide(), KSPBCGSLSetEll(), KSPBCGSLSetXRes()

Level:beginner
Location:
src/ksp/ksp/impls/bcgsl/bcgsl.c
Index of all KSP routines
Table of Contents for all manual pages
Index of all manual pages