Dynamics of Infinite Dimensional Systems

  • Shui-Nee Chow
  • Jack K. Hale
Conference proceedings

Part of the NATO ASI Series book series (volume 37)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-IX
  2. Sigurd Angenent
    Pages 7-22
  3. J. M. Ball, J. Carr
    Pages 23-30
  4. L. C. Becker, T. A. Burton, S. Zhang
    Pages 31-38
  5. Shui-Nee Chow, Reiner Lauterbach
    Pages 57-60
  6. Richard Cushman, Jan A. Sanders
    Pages 61-66
  7. José M. Ferreira
    Pages 75-80
  8. S. M. Verduyn Lunel
    Pages 141-149
  9. Konstantin Mischaikow
    Pages 179-186
  10. Giorgio Fusco, Waldyr Muniz Oliva
    Pages 249-255
  11. D. H. Sattinger, V. D. Zurkowski
    Pages 273-300
  12. Shigehiro Ushiki, René Lozi
    Pages 385-407
  13. A. Vanderbauwhede
    Pages 409-420
  14. Helena S. Wisniewski
    Pages 481-510
  15. Back Matter
    Pages 511-516

About these proceedings


The 1986 NATO Advanced Study Insti tute on Dynamics of Infini te Dimensional Systems was held at the Instituto Superior Tecnico. Lisbon. Portugal. In recent years. there have been several research workers who have been considering partial differential equations and functional differential equations as dynamical systems on function spaces. Such approaches have led to the formulation of more theoretical problems that need to be investigated. In the applications. the theoretical ideas have contributed significantly to a better understanding of phenomena that have been experimentally and computationally observed. The investigators of this development come wi th several different backgrounds - some from classical partial differential equations. some from classical ordinary differential equations and some interested in specific applications. Each group has special ideas and often these ideas have not been transmitted from one group to another. The purpose of this NATO Workshop was to bring together research workers from these various areas. It provided asoundboard for the impact of the ideas of each respective discipline. We believe that goal was accomplished. but time will be a better judge. We have included the list of participants at the workshop. with most of these giving a presentation. Although the proceedings do not include all of the presentations. it is a good representative sampie. We wish to express our gratitude to NATO. Dr. M. di Lullo of NATO. who unfortunately did not live to see the completion of this project.


bifurcation differential equation dynamical systems group hyperbolic system integrable system integral integral equation manifold numerical analysis ordinary differential equation partial differential equation stability variational problem

Editors and affiliations

  • Shui-Nee Chow
    • 1
  • Jack K. Hale
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of MathematicsMichigan State UniversityEast LansingUSA
  2. 2.Division of Applied MathematicsBrown UniversityProvidenceUSA

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1987
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-86460-5
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-86458-2
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