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Characterisation of the dynamics of a variable star

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Tentatives to detect chaos in variable stars are presented. Constraints on the accuracy on individual measurements and length of the records, necessary to obtain defenitive conclusions, are discussed. Some directions for future improvements are sketched.

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Auvergne, M., Baglin, A. & Goupil, M.J. Characterisation of the dynamics of a variable star. Astrophys Space Sci 210, 51–60 (1993). https://doi.org/10.1007/BF00657872

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