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Newton knew he was wrong
Faster computations, part 1: A cloud of point-masses
This is the first text of a planned series on more efficient, faster scientific computing. I am introducing a simple physics calculation, which will feature as a reappearing example and central theme in a number of subsequent texts. Within the scope of this article, the model physics, which shall be implemented, is analysed. Based on the results of the analysis, a skeleton structure for a potential computer simulation is being proposed and ultimately optimized.
In: Scientific Computing, Computation, Simulation, Physics, Optimisation
[This blog post has yet to be translated into English.]
Sebastian M. Ernst