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##### Fifth Order Variable Step Block Backward Differentiation Formulae for Solving Stiff ODEs

**Authors:**
S.A.M. Yatim,
Z.B. Ibrahim,
K.I. Othman,
F. Ismail

**Abstract:**

**Keywords:**
Backward differentiation formulae,
block backwarddifferentiation formulae,
stiff ordinary differential equation,
variablestep size.

**Digital Object Identifier (DOI):**
doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.1062806

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