Term of Award
Master of Science in Applied Mathematics
Document Type and Release Option
Thesis (restricted to Georgia Southern)
Department of Mathematics
Committee Member 1
Committee Member 2
Richard J. Hathaway
LSODE, the Livermore Solver for Ordinary Differential Equations (cf. ), was used to solve a stiff system of ordinary differential equations. In the LSODE package, each integration step of solving a system of ordinary differential equations involves solving a system of linear equations. Instead of using the approach presented with the LSODE package involving LU decomposition, other linear solvers are implemented as a modification to solve the linear system. The differences in each approach are noted, and some numerical results are reported.
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Bowen, Billy Robert, "Implementing Different Linear Solvers for Solving Stiff Ode Problems" (1996). Legacy ETDs. 36.