A New Numerical Approach for Solving Fractional Bagley-Torvik Equation

International Journal of Computer Applications
Foundation of Computer Science (FCS), NY, USA
Year of Publication: 2017
Gül Gözde Biçer Şarlak, Ayşe Anapali, Mustafa Gülsu

Gözde Biçer Gül Şarlak, Ayşe Anapali and Mustafa Gülsu. A New Numerical Approach for Solving Fractional Bagley-Torvik Equation. International Journal of Computer Applications 178(2):55-59, November 2017. BibTeX

	author = {Gül Gözde Biçer Şarlak and Ayşe Anapali and Mustafa Gülsu},
	title = {A New Numerical Approach for Solving Fractional Bagley-Torvik Equation},
	journal = {International Journal of Computer Applications},
	issue_date = {November 2017},
	volume = {178},
	number = {2},
	month = {Nov},
	year = {2017},
	issn = {0975-8887},
	pages = {55-59},
	numpages = {5},
	url = {http://www.ijcaonline.org/archives/volume178/number2/28650-2017915771},
	doi = {10.5120/ijca2017915771},
	publisher = {Foundation of Computer Science (FCS), NY, USA},
	address = {New York, USA}


In this paper, we present a method which is based on Bernoulli Collocation Method to give approximate solution of the Bagley-Torvik equation. The Bagley-Torvik equation is transformed into a system of algebraic equations by this method and this algebraic equations are solved through by assistance of Maple 2016. Further some numerical examples are given to illustrate and establish the accuracy and reliability of the proposed algorithm.


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Bagley-Torvik equation, fractional differantial equation, Bernoulli Collocation, approximate solution.