Accuracy, Efficiency and Choice

  • Dieter Britz


In this chapter, we compare only those methods most likely to be used, out of all the methods shown in previous chapters, using abbreviations for them:
  • EX: traditional explicit, using points;

  • BOX: Feldberg’s method;

  • RKx: x-order Runge-Kutta integration;

  • CN: Crank-Nicolson without the implicit boundary algorithm;

  • ICN: Crank-Nicolson with the implicit boundary algorithm;

  • UNEQ: unequal intervals (coupled with CN or ICN).

These are considered the most accessible methods, although there are much more modern techniques that compare favourably (see Chapt. 5).


Peak Potential Relative Efficiency Linear Sweep Convergence Plot Error Cancelling 
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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1988

Authors and Affiliations

  • Dieter Britz
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  1. 1.Department of Chemistry, Division of Analytical Chemistry, Kemisk InstitutAarhus UniversityAarhus CDenmark

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