When trying to solve a problem I arrive at the following equation of motion / Hill equation:(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

[tex]\frac{d^{2}y}{dx^2} + \frac{4 k_0}{m w^2} cos(2x)y = 0[/tex]

There exists a value x_0 such that for all x>x_0 the motion is stable.

I actually don't know what is meant by this 'stability'. Can someone help, please?

Thanks, Drokz

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# Homework Help: Mass-spring system; Hill equation

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