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  • Infinite period bifurcation due to imperfections in rotating thermal convection 

    López Alonso, Jose Manuel (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2011-06-17)
    Master thesis
    Open Access
    A pinning area is a band of finite width where rotating waves with precession frequences near zero turn into steady non-axisymmetric solutions. Dynamical systems theory suggests that any imperfection breaking the SO(2) ...