Michael Cooling wrote: >> if both state variables have the same initial values and >> rates (which they would... >> > > why should they have the same initial values? I agree if they did then > it makes > no difference to the correctness of the model but it seems very possible to > create a model of system 1 with substance_b and a model of system 2 > with substance_b and give them > both different initial conditions, then try to combine them. In > practice I think this would happen more often than not, at least for > the systems I've dealt with so far. > > Are you talking about AFTER you've realised the conflict and have > already decided which value(s) to go with? Or have I missed something? > If two models contradict each other (such as by each stating a initial value for concentrations of the same species, or a different mechanism for the exact same reaction), then this contradiction has to be fixed before the models can be composed.
I am therefore focusing on clean ways to compose non-contradictory models which involve some overlap of chemical species (and so the assumption is that the initial values are the same). Best regards, Andrew _______________________________________________ cellml-discussion mailing list email@example.com http://www.cellml.org/mailman/listinfo/cellml-discussion