Monthly Archives: November 2012

The stable manifold theorem

The stable manifold theorem is one of the most important in the theory of non-linear ODEs and dynamical systems. Unfortunately, some of the standard introductory texts (Hirsch–Smale, Perko) either do not give a proof, or do not motivate the proof, … Continue reading

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