Services & Resources / Wolfram Forums
-----
 /
MathGroup Archive
2006
*January
*February
*March
*April
*May
*June
*July
*August
*September
*October
*November
*December
*Archive Index
*Ask about this page
*Print this page
*Give us feedback
*Sign up for the Wolfram Insider

MathGroup Archive 2006

[Date Index] [Thread Index] [Author Index]

Search the Archive

Re: Simultaneous ODEs

  • To: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net
  • Subject: [mg70891] Re: Simultaneous ODEs
  • From: "Kevin J. McCann" <kjm at KevinMcCann.com>
  • Date: Wed, 1 Nov 2006 03:54:57 -0500 (EST)
  • References: <ei19ne$95d$1@smc.vnet.net>

Yes, DSolve will solve a system of 2nd order DE's; however, if there is 
no analytic solution, Mathematica cannot do the impossible. Try NDSolve for a 
numerical solution in that case.

Kevin


Virgil Stokes wrote:
> I am having some problems with a system of 3 ordinary differential equations, 
> each of 2nd order.
> 
> Does DSolve generalize to systems of 2nd order ODEs?
> 
> --V. Stokes
> 


  • Prev by Date: NRoots note
  • Next by Date: Re: Re: Re: Searching for a function
  • Previous by thread: Re: NRoots note
  • Next by thread: Re: Re: Re: Searching for a function