Date: Apr 9, 2013 9:15 AM
Author: Torsten
Subject: Re: Solving an unusual system of ODES
D R G <grimesd2@gmail.com> wrote in message <5c502161-10e9-4863-9e76-57617f33fb35@googlegroups.com>...

> Yes, that is what I want to solve; however, the case you're referring to is I believe the trivial case; we have already solved for when k = 0, and got a non-trivial solution. As K is small, this will be close to it and there will be non zero solutions.

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> Regards

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> DRG

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No, y=0 is the only solution that satisfies your differential equation together with the two boundary conditions - also for the case K and/or J not equal to 0.

You will have to change the boundary conditions to get a solution different from y=0.

Best wishes

Torsten.