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Title Chaotic worlds : from order to disorder in gravitational N-body dymamical systems / edited by B.A. Steves, A.J. Maciejewski and M. Hendry
Published Dordrecht : Springer, 2006


Description 1 online resource (342 pages) : illustrations
Series NATO science series. Series II, Mathematics, physics, and chemistry ; v. 227
NATO science series. Series II, Mathematics, physics, and chemistry ; v. 227.
Contents Tools of Order -- Canonical perturbation theory for nearly integrable systems -- Periodic orbits in gravitational systems -- Periodic solutions in Gravitational Problems and the Structure of Solution Space -- General properties of three-body systems with Hill-type stability -- Tools for investigation of Chaos and its sources -- The fine structure of Hamiltonian systems revealed using the Fast Lyapunov Indicator -- Fourier analysis of chaotic motions and applications to Celestial mechanics -- Sources of Chaos -- Basics of regularization theory -- Order and chaos in Satellite encounters -- Applications -- Regular motions in extra-solar planetary systems -- Tides on Europa -- Numerical evaluation of Love's solution for Tidal amplitude -- On the general solutions of Hilbert-Einstein field equations in vacuum
Summary Based on the NATO Advanced Study Institute "Chaotic Worlds: From Order to Disorder in Gravitational N-Body Dynamical Systems", this textbook provides a reference volume for the students and researchers in gravitational n-body systems
Analysis N-body dynamical systems
Chaotic worlds
Sciences (General)
Empirische wetenschappen (algemeen)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
In Springer e-books
Subject Gravitation -- Congresses
Celestial mechanics -- Congresses
Chaotic behavior in systems -- Congresses
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SCIENCE -- Astronomy.
Celestial mechanics.
Chaotic behavior in systems.
Sciences sociales.
Sciences humaines.
Celestial mechanics.
Chaotic behavior in systems.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Conference papers and proceedings.
Actes de congrès.
Form Electronic book
Author Steves, Bonnie A.
Maciejewski, A. J.
Hendry, M. (Martin)
North Atlantic Treaty Organization. Public Diplomacy Division.
ISBN 9781402047060