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Parallel Multisplitting Methods for Singular Linear Systems

Authors: Guangbin Wang, Fuping Tan


In this paper, we discuss convergence of the extrapolated iterative methods for linear systems with the coefficient matrices are singular H-matrices. And we present the sufficient and necessary conditions for convergence of the extrapolated iterative methods. Moreover, we apply the results to the GMAOR methods. Finally, we give one numerical example.

Keywords: Linear Systems, Convergence, Singular H-matrix, extrapolated iterative method, GMAOR method

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