Transition tori in the five-body problem

Richard Moeckel

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Transition tori are invariant tori connected by transverse heteroclinic orbits. As shown by Arnold, nearby orbits can drift from torus to torus. In this paper, a family of transition tori is constructed for the planar five-body problem.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)290-314
Number of pages25
JournalJournal of Differential Equations
Issue number2
StatePublished - Aug 10 1996

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* Research supported by the NSF.


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