a Python code which
considers an ordinary differential equation (ODE) which models
the growth of a ball of flame in a combustion process.
The computer code and data files described and made available on this web page
are distributed under
the GNU LGPL license.
flame_ode is available in
a MATLAB version and
an Octave version and
a Python version.
Related Data and codes:
Python codes which
sets up various systems of ordinary differential equations (ODE).
Shirley Abelman, Kailash Patidar,
Comparison of some recent numerical methods for initial-value problems
for stiff ordinary differential equations,
Computers and Mathematics with Applications,
Volume 55, Number 4, 2008, pages 733-744.
Guy on Simulink: Why do we need stiff ODE solvers?,
Posted 03 July 2012.
Cleve's Corner: Stiff Differential Equations,
MATLAB News and Notes,
May 2003, pages 12-13.
Cleve's Corner: Ordinary Differential Equations, Stiffness,
Posted 09 June 2014.
a plot of the solution, for delta = 0.01;
Last revised on 24 October 2020.