Outline for "Computational Methods", Lecture 16: Numerical solution of the transient diffusion equation using the finite difference method

NUMERICAL SOLUTION OF THE TRANSIENT DIFFUSION EQUATION USING THE FINITE DIFFERENCE (FD) METHOD

- Explicit Solution Procedure
*Example of heat conduction in a rod**General Notes on Instabilities*- Implicit Solution Procedure
- Crank-Nicolson Implicit (C-N) Method
- Weighted Average Approximation

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