The Hopf Bifurcation and Its Applications
by J. E. Marsden, M. McCracken
Publisher: Springer 1976
Number of pages: 424
The goal of these notes is to give a reasonably complete, although not exhaustive, discussion of what is commonly referred to as the Hopf bifurcation with applications to specific problems, including stability calculations.
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