The Two Compartment Model

Description:

     A model of two coupled compartments. The first comparment is also connected to a source and sink.

Version:

     1.0.0.0, last modified 2002-11-01.

Authors:

     Mailen Kootsey, Grant Mc Auley.

Equations:

     State:

     State

     Assigned:

     Assigned


Parameters:

Name Units Default Value Description
elimRateCoef L/hr 0.1 Elimination parameter of the first compartment
couplingRate L/hr 0.6 Coupling parameter between compartments
dose g 0 Dose amount
doseInterval hr 2 Time interval between doses
vol1 L 1.0 Volume of first compartment
vol2 L 3.0 Volume of second compartment
conc1_0 g/L 50.0 Initial concentration of first compartment
conc2_0 g/L 0.0 Initial concentration of second compartment

Independent Variable:

Name Units Initial Value Description
time hr 0 time in hours

State Variables:

Name Units Initial Value Description
conc1 g/L 50.0 Concentration of compartment 1 in grams per liter
conc2 g/L 0.0 Concentration of compartment 2 in grams per liter

Assigned Variables:

Name Units Initial Value Description
amt1 g assigned Mass in compartment 1 in grams
amt2 g assigned Mass in compartment 2 in grams


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