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My M. Sc. thesis is

Using the Finite Element and Finite Difference Methods to Solve an Electrical Current Diffusion Problem,
(in Mac HQX format)
1998 wheger.
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This document was originally composed on a Macintosh 512K and has been compresssed as an hqx file and is in MacWrite 1 format. Unfortunately, it requires that you have these [Courier, Symbol, Helvita, Times] and only these fonts installed. MacWrite 1 stores the font information by denoting the font in the order in which it is installed. Claris MacWrite 2 fixed that problem, but disregarded font information written by MacWrite 1. Does anyone have a way to translate to MacWrite 2 and preserve the Symbol font?



Here it is as html.

Table of Contents

  1. Introduction. (rtf format)
  2. A Formulation of the Problem. (rtf format)
  3. The Analytic Method for a Circular Cylinder. (rtf format)
  4. The Finite Difference Method for a Circular Cylinder.
  5. Finite Element Method of the General Problem.
  6. Discussion and Results.
  7. Appendix A: The Finite Difference Programs FD and FDT. (txt format)

  8. Appendix B: Calculation of the conductivity and heat capacity as a function of the temperature.
    Appendix C: Symbol Table. (MS Word format)
    Chapter 9. (MS Word format)


    modified by wh
    8 March 1999