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What does NM stand for?

NM stands for Numerical Method(s)

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Among other things, Laskar has developed precise mathematical models of the solar system and by using numerical methods in powerful computers, he has made calculations to find out how the solar system has evolved over millions of years.
After preliminaries they cover numerical methods for solving ordinary and partial fractional differential equations, efficient numerical methods, generalized Stirling numbers and applications, fractional variational principles, continuous-time random walks (CTRW) and fractional diffusion models, and applications of CTRW to finance and economics.
According to the presenters, the Nonlinear Finite Element Method is an effective numerical method to solve problems that can arise through materials' nonlinearity, geometrical nonlinearity and contact nonlinearity.
Phase one of the project, discussed in an ANTEC paper by Los Alamos researcher David Guell, tells sophisticated users how to evaluate common sources of error in current mold-filling software - errors from the underlying model, from materials property values, and from numerical methods of finite-element calculations.