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Advances in Numerical Analysis
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 913429, 24 pages
Convergence of an Eighth-Order Compact Difference Scheme for the Nonlinear Schrödinger Equation
School of Mathematics and Statistics, Nanjing University of Information Science and Technology, Nanjing 210044, China
Received 24 May 2012; Accepted 7 August 2012
Academic Editor: Ting-Zhu Huang
Copyright © 2012 Tingchun Wang. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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