Accession Number:

ADA129089

Title:

ROOTS: The Search for Zeros of the Characteristics Function for the Solid Rod

Descriptive Note:

Memorandum rept.

Corporate Author:

ARMY BALLISTIC RESEARCH LAB ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND MD

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1983-05-01

Pagination or Media Count:

20.0

Abstract:

The method of calculation of roots of the characteristics equation for the solid rod is presented. Difficulties with Newtons method are shown to be circumvented by application of a modified method of bisections.

Subject Categories:

  • Numerical Mathematics
  • Guns
  • Mechanics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE