OGS 6.2.1-499-g3b941532c.dirty.20191012113459
[tag] damping

A positive damping factor.

The default value 1.0 gives a non-damped Newton method. Common values are in the range 0.5 to 0.7 for somewhat conservative method and seldom become smaller than 0.2 for very conservative approach.

Additional info

From NumLib/ODESolver/NonlinearSolver.cpp line 368

  • This is a required parameter.
  • Data type: double
  • Expanded tag path: nonlinear_solvers.nonlinear_solver.damping
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Used in the following test data files