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This code simulates the dynamic of elastic seismic shear waves in an axisymmetric domain. The implementation is based on the Kokkos programming model to enable performance portability. The name "SHAW" is an acronym built from "SHeAr Waves".

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License and Citation


If you use this code, please cite the following paper:

  title = {A compute-bound formulation of Galerkin model reduction for linear time-invariant dynamical systems},
  journal = {Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering},
  volume = {384},
  pages = {113973},
  year = {2021},
  issn = {0045-7825},
  doi = {},
  url = {},
  author = {Francesco Rizzi and Eric J. Parish and Patrick J. Blonigan and John Tencer}