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vibrating string simulator

version (75.7 KB) by Maxim Vedenyov
Possible to set inital position, velocity, friction.


Updated 20 Mar 2012

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Simulator of vibrating string with possibility to set different parameters include initial positions, velocities, distributed friction. Solved as 1d wave equation with friction with FDM method. It is possible to plot graph, spectrogram, animated graph, listen stereo sound and realtime. Move markers with mouse.

Run vibrating_string_simulator.m

Option realtime video and audio possible if daq toolbox instlled. Option spectrogram is possible if signal processing toolbox installed.

Cite As

Maxim Vedenyov (2020). vibrating string simulator (, MATLAB Central File Exchange. Retrieved .

Comments and Ratings (9)

Dan Ramnytz

Marco Ayala

Evan Provan

jing zhang

Well done dude, worked for me


MATLAB Release Compatibility
Created with R2010b
Compatible with any release
Platform Compatibility
Windows macOS Linux

Inspired by: Interactive curve class