Parameter-uniform robust scheme for singularly perturbed parabolic convection-diffusion problems with large time-lag

Document Type : Research Paper


1 Department of Mathematics, Wollega University, Nekemte, Ethiopia.

2 Department of Mathematics, Jimma University, Jimma, Ethiopia.


This paper deals with a parameter uniform numerical method for singularly perturbed time delayed parabolic convection-diffusion problems. The method consists of a backward-Euler to discretize in temporal dimension and exponentially fitted B-spline collocation scheme for the spatial dimension on a uniform mesh. Parameter-uniform error estimates are obtained, and the method is proved uniformly convergent. The developed scheme is tested on various problems and observed to support the theoretical results. Finally, the numerical solutions are compared with the existing literature methods, and the present method is more accurate.


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