petsc-3.11.4 2019-09-28
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Sets the matrices that define the Schur complement


#include "petscksp.h" 
PetscErrorCode  MatSchurComplementSetSubMatrices(Mat S,Mat A00,Mat Ap00,Mat A01,Mat A10,Mat A11)
Collective on Mat

Input Parameter

S - matrix obtained with MatCreateSchurComplement (or equivalent) and implementing the action of A11 - A10 ksp(A00,Ap00) A01
A00,A01,A10,A11 - the four parts of A = [A00 A01; A10 A11] (A11 is optional)
Ap00 - preconditioning matrix for use in ksp(A00,Ap00) to approximate the action of A^{-1}.


The Schur complement is NOT actually formed! Rather, this object performs the matrix-vector product by using formula S = A11 - A10 A^{-1} A01 for Schur complement S and a KSP solver to approximate the action of A^{-1}.

All four matrices must have the same MPI communicator.

A00 and A11 must be square matrices.

See Also

MatCreateNormal(), MatMult(), MatCreate(), MatSchurComplementGetKSP(), MatSchurComplementUpdateSubMatrices(), MatCreateTranspose(), MatCreateSchurComplement(), MatGetSchurComplement()




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