## Friday, August 12, 2011

### Method of Lines

Some links to the numerical technique of the method of lines (MOL).

Method of lines - Scholarpedia

Numerical Solution of Partial Differential Equations - The Numerical Method of Lines - http://reference.wolfram.com/mathematica/tutorial/NDSolvePDE.html

IMSL® Fortran Numerical Math Library - MOLCH - http://www.roguewave.com/Portals/0/products/imsl-numerical-libraries/fortran-library/docs/6.0/math/default.htm?turl=molch.htm

Solves a system of partial differential equations of the form $$u_t = f(x, t, u, u_x, u_xx)$$ using the method of lines. The solution is represented with cubic Hermite polynomials.