Spatially Extended Systems with Monotone Dynamics (Continuous Time)

  • C Baesens
Part of the Lecture Notes in Physics book series (LNP, volume 671)


Broadly speaking, monotone dynamics means that some partial order is preserved under the dynamics, that is, if two solutions of some differential equation are ordered at an initial time, they remain in the same order at later times; we also speak of order-preserving dynamics. This monotonicity property makes the dynamics comparatively simple.


Partial Order Strict Monotonicity Cooperativity Condition Parabolic PDEs Forward Dynamic 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • C Baesens
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  1. 1.Mathematics InstituteUniversity of Warwick.Coventry CV4 7ALUK

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