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Manuscript Title: A high-speed method for eigenvalue problems IV Sturm-Liouville-type differential equations.
Authors: T. Yano, K. Kitani, H. Miyatake, M. Otsuka, S. Tomiyoshi, S. Matsushima, T. Wada, Y. Ezawa
Program title: MEV4
Catalogue identifier: ABTN_v4_0
Distribution format: gz
Journal reference: Comput. Phys. Commun. 96(1996)247
Programming language: Fortran.
Computer: FACOM M1600/6.
Operating system: OS IV/MSP.
RAM: 2K words
Word size: 32
Keywords: General purpose, Differential equation, Eigenvalue, Eigenfunction, Milne's method, Spline function, Sturm-liouville equation.
Classification: 4.3.

Nature of problem:
For the eigenvalue problem of the Sturm-Liouville equation in the various fields of engineering and physics including nuclear physics an efficient and fast procedure is desired.

Solution method:
Using the spline function in Milne's method for eigenvalue problems of Sturm-Liouville-type equations, we support a program package MEV4.

Running time:
7 seconds on the FACOM M1600/6 (12.65 MIPS) computer.