, Volume 45, Issue 2, pp 149–164 | Cite as

Time dependent canonical perturbation theory II: Application to the Henon-Heiles system

  • Mitaxi P Mehta
  • B R Sitaram


In this communication, we report the results of the application of time-dependent perturbation theory to the Henon-Heiles system. We show that the predictions of the perturbation theory hold good for short times, and try to explain the increase of error in the predicted results with the increase in energy.


Canonical perturbation Henon-Heiles 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Mitaxi P Mehta
    • 1
  • B R Sitaram
    • 1
  1. 1.Physical Research LaboratoryNavrangpura, AhmedabadIndia

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