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Author Sinha, D. K. (Dilip Kumar), 1940-

Title Basics of nonlinearities in mathematical sciences / Dilip Kumar Sinha
Published London : Anthem Press, 2006
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Description 1 online resource (323 pages) : illustrations
Series Anthem studies in science, technology, and mathematics
Anthem studies in science, technology, and mathematics.
Contents Preamble -- Motivation -- Recapturing linear ordinary differential equations -- Linear systems : qualitative behaviour -- Stability studies -- Study of equilibria : another approach -- Non-linear vis a vis linear systems -- Stability aspects : Liapunov's direct method -- Manifolds : introduction and applications in nonlinearity studies -- Periodicity : orbits, limit cycles, Poincare map -- Bifurcations : a prelude -- Catastrophes : a prelude -- Theorizing, further, bifurcations and catastrophes -- Dynamical systems -- Epilogue
Summary An attempt to familiarize the reader with nonlinear systems, in particular qualitative characteristics in a variety of systems amenable to mathematization
Notes Print version record
Subject Nonlinear theories.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2006281530
ISBN 1843313561 (electronic bk.)
9781843313564 (electronic bk.)
Other Titles Nonlinearities in mathematical sciences