A new step-size changing technique for multistep methods

Authors:
G. K. Gupta and C. S. Wallace

Journal:
Math. Comp. **33** (1979), 125-138

MSC:
Primary 65L05; Secondary 65D30

MathSciNet review:
514814

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Abstract: The step-size changing technique is an important component of a Variable Step Variable Order algorithm for solving ordinary differential equations using multi-step methods. This paper presents a new technique for changing the step-size and compares its performance to that of the Variable-Step and Fixed-Step Interpolation techniques.

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DOI:
http://dx.doi.org/10.1090/S0025-5718-1979-0514814-8

Keywords:
Multistep methods,
stiff equations,
ordinary differential equations,
initial value problems

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American Mathematical Society