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Projectile Simulation with aerodynamic drag

version 1.0.0 (242 KB) by Lawrence Agbezuge
Euler's method is used to simulate the flight of a drag force influenced projectile, launched at a specified height, velocity and angle.


Updated 06 Jan 2020

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This is a popular project assignment for students who are studying Numerical Methods with Matlab.

The equations solved are a set of first-order nonlinear differential equations
by using Euler’s method. The Runge-Kutta method (or ode45) could also be used for improved computational accuracy.

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Lawrence Agbezuge (2021). Projectile Simulation with aerodynamic drag (, MATLAB Central File Exchange. Retrieved .

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Created with R2019b
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