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Homework Help: The difference between the H and P methods in FEM

  1. Mar 24, 2009 #1

    I want to know what's the difference between the H and P method solutions for static analysis problems, if you can explain it to me?

    Thanks for your help
  2. jcsd
  3. Mar 24, 2009 #2
    H method is refining the number of elements to get a better fit.
    P method is increasing the order of ploynomial of the element to get a better fit.
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