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Split form nodal discontinuous Galerkin schemes with summation-by-parts property for the compressible Euler equations. (English) Zbl 1422.65280
Summary: In [ibid. 252, 518–557 (2013; Zbl 1349.65293)], T. C. Fisher and M. H. Carpenter found a remarkable equivalence of general diagonal norm high-order summation-by-parts operators to a subcell based high-order finite volume formulation. This equivalence enables the construction of provably entropy stable schemes by a specific choice of the subcell finite volume flux. We show that besides the construction of entropy stable high-order schemes, a careful choice of subcell finite volume fluxes generates split formulations of quadratic or cubic terms. Thus, by changing the subcell finite volume flux to a specific choice, we are able to generate, in a systematic way, all common split forms of the compressible Euler advection terms, such as the Ducros splitting and the Kennedy and Gruber splitting. Although these split forms are not entropy stable, we present a systematic way to prove which of those split forms are at least kinetic energy preserving. With this, we construct a unified high-order split form DG framework. We investigate with three dimensional numerical simulations of the inviscid Taylor-Green vortex and show that the new split forms enhance the robustness of high-order simulations in comparison to the standard scheme when solving turbulent vortex dominated flows. In fact, we show that for certain test cases, the novel split form discontinuous Galerkin schemes are more robust than the discontinuous Galerkin scheme with over-integration.

65M70 Spectral, collocation and related methods for initial value and initial-boundary value problems involving PDEs
65M60 Finite element, Rayleigh-Ritz and Galerkin methods for initial value and initial-boundary value problems involving PDEs
76D05 Navier-Stokes equations for incompressible viscous fluids
35Q31 Euler equations
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