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Comparing Numerical Methods for Solving Nonlinear Fractional Order Differential Equations

  • Farhad Farokhi
  • Mohammad HaeriEmail author
  • Mohammad Saleh Tavazoei
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Abstract

This paper is a result of comparison of some available numerical methods for solving nonlinear fractional order ordinary differential equations. These methods are compared according to their computational complexity, convergence rate, and approximation error. The present study shows that when these methods are applied to nonlinear differential equations of fractional order, they have different convergence rate and approximation error.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Farhad Farokhi
    • 1
  • Mohammad Haeri
    • 1
    Email author
  • Mohammad Saleh Tavazoei
    • 1
  1. 1.Advanced Control System Lab., Electrical Engineering DepartmentSharif University of TechnologyTehranIran

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