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I want to find the i-th root of this equation s := BesselJ(1, alpha)+a1*BesselY(1, alpha)+b1*BeselJ(1, alpha)+c1*BesselK(1, alpha)


When I use the Nextzero it doesnt work



I couldn't find a command or tool for searching a value in a multi-dimensional list/array/matrix. Does it exist?. 

I wrote this:




pSearch: proc for searching

A: list, array, vector or matrix


Examples with a list:

> ss := [[1, 2, 3], [2, 3, 5], [2, 4, 5]]
> j:=1:
># search first index i such that ss[i, j]=2

> nPos := 

# search next index i such that ss[i, j]=2

> nPos := 


But I am not sure if this procedure is efficient for large lists or arrays and I would suggest (if this tool does not exist yet) a more efficient one.

César Lozada




Pretty much the title.

At first I thought something's wrong with my vectors, but even something like <1,1,1>.<2,2,2> produces this error.

I have restart in the very beginning of my worksheet and with(VectorCalculus): right after.

I'm using the 64 bit version of Maple 18 on Windows 10, if this matters.

how can save of resultes as matrix in file.dat?


How to convert maple file into the pdf file?For example the attacahed file is maple file.I want to convert this to a pdf file.

hello my friends

I have a critical problem to solve below the system of differential equations

-(9/14)*R(t)^(19/14)-(285/196)*(diff(R(t), t, t))/R(t)^(9/14)+(2565/2744)*(diff(R(t), t))^2/R(t)^(23/14) = -k*(4*lambda+1/a(t)^3)

and R(t) = 6*((diff(a(t), t))^2/a(t)^2+(diff(a(t), `$`(t, 2)))/a(t))

I need to find form of a(t) numerically from set of differential equatios

plz help me as soon as possible

This is an example, the program gave me functions _F as outputs and i want to see what F is.

This is an example.



Hi, I am using fsolve to find the roots x of a nonpolynomial expression f(x,a) = 0, using a loop for do to vary the values of the parameter a in small identical steps. At some stage, fsolve cannot find a solution. According to the Maple help, in this case fsolve returns a NULL sequence. I would like to know how to use the fact that fsolve cannot find a solution to break the loop with an if-then statement. 

Dear all,

In Maple 18, I type the following three lines and I wonder how I can then resize the resulting displayed window:


Any idea?

Hi all, since I cannot use Latex over here I try to formulate as good as possible. Suppose we have the standard integral from a to b of a function f(x), which is equal to:

h * sum (k=1 to N) [ck f(a+kh)] +O(hp), where h=(b-a)/N+1, an p(N)>= N+1;

Would it be possible to write a procedure to evaluate the coefficients ck , k=1,2,3..N and P(N)

Perhaps a stupid question, because I don't know if it is possible.

Best wishes, Math


I am a beginner with Maple. I had some basic tutorials. In fact I want to solve a first order differential equation with non-constant coefficient:

Can you really tell me what are the steps to follow in Maple 18 in order to solve this equation. I didn't find any tutorial or work that deals with variable coefficients.

Thank you in advnace.

Using the learning sequence as an alternative to learn problems related to "balance of a body" is shown in this video; thanks to the kindness that Maple offers us in its fundamental programming syntax.

Lenin Araujo

Ambassador Of Maple



I have a 2 dimensional array with variable length. I want to extract the number of elements of each row. For example What is the number of element in x(1,i)?

Hi everyone, I am trying to plot field lines but I face problem in plotting field plot. kindly help me if anyone can do it. Find the code in the attached file. Thank you.

tomleslie 2300Mohsen 20 @Carl Love @Markiyan Hirnyk @maple fan 175 @asa12 405  @Adri van der Meer 1253 

Hi, i want to investigate  chaos for the problem , cantilever beam under random narro band excitation, but the code has errors .the code is this:

      restart:with(plots):      h:=1: Omega:=(0..376):alpha1:=617.2:alpha2:=1.02*10^(8): c:=.002:k:=18.4:  step:=0.1:imax:=376:  for i from 0 to imax do;  Omega[i]:=i*step:   f:=evalf(solve({((-a*Omega[i]^(2)+alpha1*a+3/(4)*alpha2*a^(3)+1/(4)*k*Omega[i]^(2)*a^(3)-(3)/(4)*k*Omega[i]^(2)*a^(3))^(2)+(c*Omega[i]*a^())^(2))=h^(2),a>0}));  ff[i]:=((rhs(f[1]))^(2))/(2):  end do:   l1:=[[Omega[n],ff[n]] $n=0..imax]:  p1:=plot(l1, x=0..3,y=0..1,  style=point,symbol=solidcircle,symbolsize=4,color=red):    jmax:=914: f1:=array(377..914):f2:=array(377..914):f3:=array(377..914):Omega1:=array(377..914):  for j from 377to jmax do;  Omega1[j]:=j*step:   fff:=evalf(solve({((-a*Omega1[j]^(2)+alpha1*a+3/(4)*alpha2*a^(3)+1/(4)*k*Omega1[j]^(2)*a^(3)-(3)/(4)*k*Omega1[j]^(2)*a^(3))^(2)+(c*Omega1[j]*a^())^(2))=h^(2),a>0}));  f1[j]:=((rhs(fff[1,1]))^(2))/(2):f2[j]:=((rhs(fff[2,1]))^(2))/(2):f3[j]:=((rhs(fff[3,1]))^(2))/(2):  end do:   ll1:=[[Omega1[n],f1[n]] $n=377..jmax]:  pp1:=plot(ll1, x=0..10,y=0..1,  style=point,symbol=solidcircle,symbolsize=4,color=red):    ll2:=[[Omega1[n],f2[n]] $n=377..jmax]:  pp2:=plot(ll2, x=0..10,y=0..1,  style=point,symbol=solidcircle,symbolsize=4,color=red):    ll3:=[[Omega1[n],f3[n]] $n=377..jmax]:  pp3:=plot(ll3, x=0..15,y=0..1,  style=point,symbol=solidcircle,symbolsize=4,color=red):       plot({  seq(seq(p1), seq(seq(pp1),seq(seq(pp2),seq(seq(pp3))  },style=point,title=`Pitchfork Diagram`);  Thanks for your help

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