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Table 4 Sensitivity coefficients for formaldehyde oxidation.

From: Dynamic sensitivity analysis of biological systems

Rate constant ∂ ln [HO2]/∂k i ∂ ln [O]/∂k i
  IDM R/DM our algorithm IDM R/DM our algorithm
k 2 0.683 0.683 0.68255 0.827 0.827 0.82719
k 3 0.700 0.700 0.69986 0.835 0.835 0.83486
k 4 -0.210 -0.209 -0.20917 -1.160 -1.156 -1.15579
k 8 -0.306 -0.306 -0.30569 -0.296 -0.296 -0.29599
k 9 0.210 0.210 0.20962 1.156 1.156 1.15628
k 10 0.164 0.164 0.16373 1.031 1.031 1.03065
k 11 -0.121 -0.121 -0.12087 -0.660 -0.659 -0.65906
k 12 0.188 0.188 0.18848 0.979 0.979 0.97926
k 13     -0.327 -0.327 -0.32713
k 16     -1.002 -1.000 -0.99990
k 22 0.686 0.685 0.68536 0.742 0.742 0.74169
  1. A tolerance of 10-15 is used for R/DM. A fourth-order adaptive Rosenbrock algorithm is used for integration and ± 5% variations of k i are used in the computation of the sensitivities w.r.t. k i using indirect method.