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This code implements the (preconditioned) conjugate residuals method

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see KSPSolve() -

Notes: The operator and the preconditioner must be symmetric for this method. The preconditioner must be POSITIVE-DEFINITE and the operator POSITIVE-SEMIDEFINITE. Support only for left preconditioning.


1. -Magnus R. Hestenes and Eduard Stiefel, Methods of Conjugate Gradients for Solving Linear Systems, Journal of Research of the National Bureau of Standards Vol. 49, No. 6, December 1952 Research Paper 2379

See Also

KSPCreate(), KSPSetType(), KSPType (for list of available types), KSP, KSPCG

Index of all KSP routines
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