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Astrophysics and Space Science

, Volume 202, Issue 2, pp 209–214 | Cite as

Chaos in streaming MHD flows

  • S. K. Malik
  • M. Singh
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Abstract

Taking into account the effect of external driving, Kelvin-Helmholtz instability in hydromagnetics is studied to determine a local criterion for the existence of chaotic motion with the use of Melnikov function. Also obtained is the most chaotic frequency.

Keywords

Chaotic Motion Local Criterion External Driving Melnikov Function 
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© Kluwer Academic Publishers 1993

Authors and Affiliations

  • S. K. Malik
    • 1
  • M. Singh
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of MathematicsSimon Fraser UniversityBurnabyCanada

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