On the stability boundaries of linear periodic Hamiltonian or reversible differential equations

Brief Reports


Two-parameter families of time periodic reversible or Hamiltonian differential equations are considered. The goal is to describe conditions such that the stability boundary is a smooth curve, at least locally. This is done by transforming the monodromy matrix of the system to a suitable normal form.


Differential Equation Normal Form Mathematical Method Smooth Curve Stability Boundary 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • U. Manz
    • 1
  1. 1.MathematikETH Zurich

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