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.
Bowen, Billy Robert, "Implementing Different Linear Solvers for Solving Stiff Ode Problems" (1996). Legacy ETDs. 36.