Torsten
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Re: How to get second derivatives using ode45
Posted:
Apr 30, 2013 10:06 AM


"stanley ontario" wrote in message <kloi4k$8u3$1@newscl01ah.mathworks.com>... > Hello! > > I am stuck in solving a problem with ode45. I would like to get the second derivatives in order to plot the acceleration and to calculate some other values. > > However I only get the velocity and position. > > It looks like this: > > options= odeset('RelTol',1e3,'AbsTol',1e6); > [t_vec,Y]=ode45(@(t,y) vib_equ(t,y,c_s_f,c_s_r,v_val,F_d_val,m_c,I_g_c,l,l_f,l_r,u_f,u_f_dot,v,L,i_d),[0 t_max], zeros(1,4), options); > > > z_cf= Y(:,1); > z_cf_dot= Y(:,2); > z_cr= Y(:,3); > z_cr_dot= Y(:,2); > > I would like to use the function vib_equ to get both z_cf_ddot and z_cr_ddot but I cannot figure it out, maybe there is another way, much easier but I really don't know.
vib_equ returns the first and second derivative of Y(:,1) in dy(1) and dy(2) as well as the first and second derivative of Y(:,3) in dy(3) and dy(4). So what's the problem ?
Best wishes Torsten.

