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Re: Need Help: 1st order nonlinear differential equation


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On Fri, 8 Oct 2004 02:55:24 -0400 (EDT), Wolfgang <Wolfgang_Eggert at gmx.de> wrote:

> I need to solve the following 1st order nonlinear differential
> equation. I am really stuck. DSolve refuses to give an answer and I
> need an algebraic solution.
>
> Derivative[1][a][Z] ==
>   -((1/n + ((r*(n - 1))/(n^2*a[Z]))*((1 - a[Z])*n - (¦� + 2*¦�)*Z))/
>     (r*(n - 1)*((n*(r - 1) - 2*r)/(n^2*a[Z]^2))*Z*((1 - a[Z])*n -
> ¦�*Z)))
>
> where
>
> \!\({0 ¡� a ¡� 1, Z ¡� 0, n > 2, 1 > ¦� > 0, 1 > ¦� > 0, 1 > r >
>     0, 0 < r < n\/\(n - 2\)}\)
>
> Does anybody know how to solve this problem? Has anybody tips how to
> impose domain restrictions while solving differential equations in
> Mathematica (version 5.0.1.0.)?
>
> Maybe I am thinking slow but I am really in trouble.
>
> Any help is greatly appreciated. Thank you for your time.
>
> Respectfully;
> Wolfgang
>
>
>
>



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