Asymptotic behavior of semidiscrete finite-element approximations of Biot's consolidation problem

  title={Asymptotic behavior of semidiscrete finite-element approximations of Biot's consolidation problem},
  author={Marcio A. Murad and Vidar Thom{\'e}e and Abimael Fernando Dourado Loula},
  journal={SIAM Journal on Numerical Analysis},
Error estimates for spatially discrete Galerkin finite-element approximations of Biot’s model for consolidation of saturated porous media are presented. The short- and long-time behaviors of such approximations based on both stable and unstable combinations of finite-element spaces of displacement and pore pressure fields are discussed. 

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