I have a question regarding the solutions to linear-ordinary differential equations. I had originally learned that the solutions to such differential equations consist of a homogenous solution and particular solution. The homogenous response is due to initial conditions while the particular response is due to the forcing function.(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

However, I've recently heard the terminology of Zero-Input/Zero-State response. More specifically, the summation of these two responses gives the solution to the linear ODE. I assume that the zero-input response is similar to the homogenous response, but I'm not sure about the zero-state response. How exactly is the zero-input/zero-state response response different from the idea of homogenous/particular solutions?

I've attempted to search for an answer to this question, but have had no luck.

Any help?

Thanks,

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# Zero-Input/Zero-State Response vs. Homogenous/Particular Solution

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