**unstable_ode_test**,
a MATLAB code which
calls unstable_ode(), which
sets up and solves an unstable ordinary differential equation (ODE)
which the backward Euler method incorrectly drives to zero.

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unstable_ode, a MATLAB code which sets up and solves an unstable ordinary differential equation (ODE) which the backward Euler method incorrectly drives to zero.

- unstable_ode_test.m, calls all the tests.
- unstable_ode_test.sh, runs all the tests.
- unstable_ode_test.txt, the output file.

- backward_euler.m, applies the backward Euler method to solve an ODE.
- unstable_backward_euler.m, solves the ODE using backward_euler().
- unstable_backward_euler_plot.png, Y(t), Y'(t).
- unstable_backward_euler_comparison.png, Y(t), Yexact(t).

- midpoint.m, applies the midpoint method to solve an ODE.
- unstable_midpoint.m, solves the ODE using midpoint().
- unstable_midpoint_plot.png, Y(t), Y'(t).
- unstable_midpoint_comparison.png, Y(t), Yexact(t).