# Description and use of LSODE, the Livermore Solver for Ordinary Differential Equations

@inproceedings{Radhakrishnan1993DescriptionAU, title={Description and use of LSODE, the Livermore Solver for Ordinary Differential Equations}, author={Krishnan Radhakrishnan and Alan C. Hindmarsh}, year={1993} }

LSODE, the Livermore Solver for Ordinary Differential Equations, is a package of FORTRAN subroutines designed for the numerical solution of the initial value problem for a system of ordinary differential equations. It is particularly well suited for 'stiff' differential systems, for which the backward differentiation formula method of orders 1 to 5 is provided. The code includes the Adams-Moulton method of orders 1 to 12, so it can be used for nonstiff problems as well. In addition, the user…

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