JournalsprimsVol. 13 , No. 3DOI 10.2977/prims/1195189605

A Finite Element Method for Solving the Two Phase Stefan Problem in One Space Dimension

  • Masatake Mori

    Tokyo Denki University, Japan
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Abstract

A finite element method based on time dependent basis functions is presented for solving a two phase Stefan problem for the heat equation in one space dimension. The stability and the convergence of the method are studied, and a numerical example is given.