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5.0 | 4 ratings Rate this file 55 Downloads (last 30 days) File Size: 3.4 MB File ID: #33082 Version: 1.2
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30 Sep 2011 (Updated )

Simulation of Nonlinear Simple Pendulum

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A nonlinear Simple Pendulum is simulated. Phase plane plot and time vs. displacement plots are updated accordingly. Pendulum equation is nonlinear, it is solved using ode45 of MATLAB. Mass, length, damping, and duration of pendulum can be changed.


Animated Double Pendulum and Arrowhead inspired this file.

MATLAB release MATLAB 7.10 (R2010a)
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18 Oct 2016 Nishant Sharma

Sir what should I provide as inputs in the order ivp, duration, fps, movie, arrow?

05 Apr 2016 Wyfi Mcfly

great physics demo

08 Oct 2014 dilek

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09 Nov 2011 Mr Smart  
01 Nov 2011 Dr. Siva Srinivas Kolukula

Animation can be viewed in the link

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02 Oct 2011 1.1

Included m file to show direction of the lines in phase plane

31 Oct 2011 1.2

Added stop button on the figure window

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