In the Trenches at GTC: Faster Finite Elements for Wave Propagation

Originally published at: https://developer.nvidia.com/blog/trenches-gtc-faster-finite-elements-wave-propagation/

By Kenneth A. Lloyd (GTC 2012 Guest Blogger) Geophysical wave propagation is really interesting because you can’t actually see the phenomenon, and you can only feel a small part of it (that is, unless you are unlucky and find yourself in the path of an earthquake). The only way we have of understanding the causes…