A well-conditioned boundary integral equation for transmission problems of electromagnetism. (English) Zbl 1332.31005

Summary: We propose a new well-conditioned boundary integral equation to solve transmission problems of electromagnetism. This equation is well posed and appears as a compact perturbation of the identity leading to fast iterative solutions without the help of any preconditioner. Some numerical experiments confirm this result.


31B10 Integral representations, integral operators, integral equations methods in higher dimensions
65F08 Preconditioners for iterative methods
76M15 Boundary element methods applied to problems in fluid mechanics
78M16 Multipole methods applied to problems in optics and electromagnetic theory
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