Regular and Chaotic Dynamics

, Volume 13, Issue 2, pp 130–139 | Cite as

Kolmogorov’s 1954 paper on nearly-integrable Hamiltonian systems

Review Articles


Following closely Kolmogorov’s original paper [1], we give a complete proof of his celebrated Theorem on perturbations of integrable Hamiltonian systems by including few “straightforward” estimates.

Key words

Kolmogorov’s theorem KAM theory small divisors Hamiltonian systems perturbation theory symplectic transformations nearly-integrable systems 

MSC2000 numbers

37J40 70H08 37J05 37J25 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Dipartimento di MatematicaUniversità “Roma Tre”RomaItaly

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