CP20 ~ Tuesday, May 23, 1995 ~ 10:00 AM

Hamiltonian Systems

Are Piecewise Smooth Hamiltonian Systems Really Hamiltonian?
Steve Baigent, University College London, United Kingdom; and John Norbury, University of Oxford, United Kingdom
Dynamical Systems: Taking Advantage on the Hamiltonian Nature of Part of the Perturbation
Roberto Barrio, and Jesus Palacian, Universidad de Zaragoza, Spain
Chaotic Lagrangian Motion on a Rotating Sphere
Vered Rom-Kedar, The Weizmann Institute of Science, Israel; Yona Dvorkin and Nathan Paldor, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel
Sequences of Subharmonic Resonances and Slow Separatrix Crossing
Jerry D. Brothers, University of Arkansas, Monticello; and Richard Haberman, Southern Methodist University
An Application of Ergodic Theory to the Forecast of Satellite to Ground Station View Periods
Martin W. Lo, California Institute of Technology
Tumbling and Spiralling Leaves
L. Mahadevan, University of Illinois, Urbana



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