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Normal coordinates of a dynamical system

  1. Dec 2, 2009 #1
    Hi!

    I've studied ODE's but not Partials DE.

    in ODE one uses linearization method to linearize an non-linear system of equations.

    My question is:

    The method of finding normal coordinates for say, a dynamical system, is that the correspondent of the method i described above but for PDE??


    thanks.
     
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  3. Dec 2, 2009 #2
    Mathematics Forum.
     
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