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Phase Portrait of a given Potential

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For a range of energies, the behavior of a particle is displayed as a Phase portrait


Updated 21 Jul 2014

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The time derivative (v) of position of a particle of mass m subjected to potential U, is computed from the conservation of energy theorem:
E = 0.5*m*v^2+U;

For different range of energies, the phase portrait is displayed, that shows the behavior of the particle.

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Praveen Ranganath (2022). Phase Portrait of a given Potential (, MATLAB Central File Exchange. Retrieved .

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