Re: How to set up a diff equation for circuit with a diode?

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• Subject: [mg62791] Re: How to set up a diff equation for circuit with a diode?
• From: "Jens-Peer Kuska" <kuska at informatik.uni-leipzig.de>
• Date: Mon, 5 Dec 2005 13:40:54 -0500 (EST)
• Organization: Uni Leipzig
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```Hi,

| To simplify, we may assume that diode is a pure conducting device in
| forward direction and pure blocking device in the reverse direction.

will hinder NDSolve[] to work properly because the error term will infinte
large when the current change the sign.

NDSolve[]

Regards
Jens

"siliconmike" <siliconmike at yahoo.com> schrieb im
Newsbeitrag news:dn0v2m\$8g2\$1 at smc.vnet.net...
| I'm kind of curious how to set up a nonlinear
differential equation and
| then solve it using NDSolve in case of the
following setup:
|
| Battery V in series with a diode, R and L.
|
| To simplify, we may assume that diode is a pure
conducting device in
| forward direction and pure blocking device in
the reverse direction.
|
| Now how to set up a differential equation for
the current I(t), that is
| solvable using NDSolve?
|
| Thanks
| Mike
|

```

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