[CIG-MC] ConMan issues report

Wolfgang Bangerth bangerth at tamu.edu
Thu Aug 18 10:39:05 PDT 2016

On 08/18/2016 11:32 AM, John Naliboff wrote:
> Similar findings to Scott.  For 2-D models of lithospheric deformation,
> I have found that ASPECT is indeed slower than the code I used
> previously (Fortran, direct solver).  This of course changes in 3D.
>  Perhaps it would be worth having a direct solver option (MUMPS) in
> ASPECT for 2D problems?

There is a parameter to select a direct solver. Works in both 2d and 3d 
and if I remember correctly, also in parallel.


Wolfgang Bangerth          email:                 bangerth at colostate.edu
                            www: http://www.math.colostate.edu/~bangerth/

More information about the CIG-MC mailing list