The Study Of Bifurcations Through The Solution Of The Fokker-Planck Equation

  • F. Bontempi
  • L. Faravelli
Conference paper
Part of the Solid Mechanics and its Applications book series (SMIA, volume 47)


The solution of the Fokker-Planck equation of a nonlinear dynamical system is pursued by a cell-method. The purpose is to conduct a bifurcation analysis of the system. Some numerical examples are discussed.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • F. Bontempi
    • 1
  • L. Faravelli
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Structural EngineeringPolytechnic of MilanMilanItaly
  2. 2.Department of Structural MechanicsUnivesity of PaviaPaviaItaly

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