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Scanning parameters

Sometimes one wishes to systematically vary a simulation parameter, this is how to do it:

Figure: Step 1: Select the 'Parameter scan' tool.
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Figure: Step 2: Add a 'scan line' to the scan.
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Figure: Step 3: Select the new 'scan line' and the click on the 'select parameter to change' tool.
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Figure: Step 4: Select the parameter you want to change, click apply.
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Figure: Step 5: The 'scan line' should now be updated with the parameter you want to scan.
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Figure: Step 6: Now enter the parameters you wish to scan, in this case 0.0-0.5 suns. Step 7: Click the run button.
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Figure: Step 8: Select the output file you want to plot. gpvdm will plot all simulation results.
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rod 2017-12-08