Periodic orbits for a class of galactic potentials

Felipe Alfaro, Jaume Llibre, Ernesto Pérez-Chavela

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In this work, applying general results from averaging theory, we find periodic orbits for a class of Hamiltonian systems H whose potential models the motion of elliptic galaxies. © 2012 Springer Science+Business Media Dordrecht.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)39-44
JournalAstrophysics and Space Science
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2013


  • Averaging theory
  • Hamiltonian system
  • Periodic orbit


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