1.5.12.4. Integrating a simple ODEΒΆ

Solve the ODE dy/dt = -2y between t = 0..4, with the initial condition y(t=0) = 1.

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import numpy as np
from scipy.integrate import odeint
from matplotlib import pyplot as plt
def calc_derivative(ypos, time):
return -2*ypos
time_vec = np.linspace(0, 4, 40)
yvec = odeint(calc_derivative, 1, time_vec)
plt.figure(figsize=(4, 3))
plt.plot(time_vec, yvec)
plt.xlabel('t: Time')
plt.ylabel('y: Position')
plt.tight_layout()

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