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Annals of Computer Science and Information Systems, Volume 15

Proceedings of the 2018 Federated Conference on Computer Science and Information Systems

A New Monte Carlo Algorithm for Linear Algebraic Systems Based on the ``Walk on Equations'' Algorithm

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.15439/2018F121

Citation: Proceedings of the 2018 Federated Conference on Computer Science and Information Systems, M. Ganzha, L. Maciaszek, M. Paprzycki (eds). ACSIS, Vol. 15, pages 257260 ()

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Abstract. A new Monte Carlo algorithm for solving systems of Linear Algebraic (LA) equations is presented and studied. The algorithm is based on the ``Walk on Equations'' Monte Carlo method recently developed by Ivan Dimov, Sylvain Maire and Jean Michel Sellier. The algorithm is optimized by choosing the appropriate values for the relaxation parameters which leads to dramatic reduction in time and lower relative errors for a given number of iterations. Numerical tests are performed for examples with matrices of different size and on a system coming from a finite element approximation of a problem describing a beam structure in constructive mechanics.


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