pendulum_comparison


pendulum_comparison, a MATLAB code which compares the linear and nonlinear ordinary differential equations (ODE) that represent the behavior of a pendulum of length L under a gravitational force of strength G.

Licensing:

The computer code and data files described and made available on this web page are distributed under the GNU LGPL license.

Languages:

pendulum_comparison is available in a MATLAB version.

Related Data and codes:

pendulum_comparison_test

pendulum_double_ode_movie, a MATLAB code which solves the double pendulum ordinary differential equation (ODE) for a given set of initial conditions and parameters, and makes a movie of the results.

pendulum_nonlinear_exact, a MATLAB code which evaluates an exact formula for the solution of the the ordinary differential equations (ODE) that represent the behavior of a nonlinear pendulum of length L under a gravitational force of strength G.

pendulum_nonlinear_ode, sets up a system of ordinary differential equations (ODE) that represent the behavior of a nonlinear pendulum of length L under a gravitational force of strength G.

pendulum_ode, sets up a system of ordinary differential equations (ODE) that represent the behavior of a linear pendulum of length L under a gravitational force of strength G.

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Last revised on 22 November 2020.