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Homoclinic Bifurcations and Strange Attractors

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Part of the NATO ASI Series book series (ASIC, volume 464)

Abstract

We present an overview of the theory of homoclinic bifurcations, with particular emphasis on recent developments exploring its links to the study of chaotic dynamics and strange attractors.

Keywords

Periodic Orbit Periodic Point Unstable Manifold Homoclinic Orbit Strange Attractor 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Departamento de MatemamáticaFaculdade de CiênciasPortoPortugal
  2. 2.Instituto de Matemática Pura e Aplicada Est. D. Castorina 110Jardim BotânicoRio de JaneiroBrasil

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