Stability Control of Stretch-Twist-Fold Flow by Using Numerical Methods


In this study, the multistep method is applied to the STF system. This method has been tested on the STF system, which is a three-dimensional system of ODE with quadratic nonlinearities. A computer based Matlab program has been developed in order to solve the STF system. Stable and unstable position of the system has been analyzed graphically and finally a comparison as well as accuracy between two-step sizes with detail. Newton’s method has been applied to show the best convergence of this system.

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S. Khan, Y. Shu and S. Khan, "Stability Control of Stretch-Twist-Fold Flow by Using Numerical Methods," World Journal of Mechanics, Vol. 2 No. 6, 2012, pp. 334-338. doi: 10.4236/wjm.2012.26039.

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