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AP3M: Adaptive Particle-particle, Particle-mesh Code

Postby owlice » Sat Mar 05, 2011 2:48 pm

AP3M: Adaptive Particle-particle, Particle-mesh Code

Abstract: AP3M is an adaptive particle-particle, particle-mesh code. It is older than Hydra (ascl:1103.010) but faster and more memory-efficient for dark-matter only calculations. The Adaptive P3M technique (AP3M) is built around the standard P3M algorithm. AP3M produces fully equivalent forces to P3M but represents a more efficient implementation of the force splitting idea of P3M. The AP3M program may be used in any of the three modes with an appropriate choice of input parameter.

Credit: Couchman, Hugh; Pearce, Frazer; Thomas, Peter

Site: http://hydra.mcmaster.ca/ap3m/ap3m.html
http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/1991ApJ...368L..23C

Bibcode: 2011ascl.soft03011C

Preferred citation method: http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/1991ApJ...368L..23C

ID: ascl:1103.011
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