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Orders  \(1\leqslant k\) 
Reference elements  triangle, tetrahedron 
Definition  This is a mixed element containing these subelements:

Number of DOFs  triangle: \((k+1)(3k+4)/2\) tetrahedron: \((k+1)(k+2)(4k+9)/6\) 
Notes  This is the same as the Taylor–Hood element, but the second subelement in this case is discontinuous between cells. 
Categories  Mixed elements 
Element added  28 February 2021 
Element last updated  10 February 2022 