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Journal of Applied Nonlinear Dynamics
Miguel A. F. Sanjuan (editor), Albert C.J. Luo (editor)
Miguel A. F. Sanjuan (editor)

Department of Physics, Universidad Rey Juan Carlos, 28933 Mostoles, Madrid, Spain


Albert C.J. Luo (editor)

Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering, Southern Illinois University Ed-wardsville, IL 62026-1805, USA

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Numerical Study on Bray-Liebhafsky Oscillatory Reaction: Bifurcations

Journal of Applied Nonlinear Dynamics 2(3) (2013) 285--301 | DOI:10.5890/JAND.2013.08.004

Branislav Stanković$^{1}$; Željko Čupić$^{2}$; Nataša Pejić$^{3}$; Ljiljana Kolar-Anić$^{1}$

$^{1}$ Faculty of Physical Chemistry, University of Belgrade, Studentski trg 12-16, 11000 Belgrade, Serbia

$^{2}$ Institute of Chemistry, Technology and Metallurgy, University of Belgrade, Department of Catalysis and Chemical Engineering, Njegoševa 12, 11000 Belgrade, Serbia

$^{3}$ Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Belgrade, Vojvode Stepe 450, 11000 Belgrade, Serbia

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The time series obtained by numerical simulations of the model of the Bray-Liebhafsky oscillatory reaction is analyzed under the continuously fed well stirred tank reactor (CSTR) conditions, with the aim to find bifurcation points in which system of Bray-Liebhafsky oscillatory reaction transforms from stable to unsta- ble state and vice versa. Types of bifurcation points, supercrit- ical and subcritical Andronov-Hopf bifurcation and saddle-loop bifurcation are determined from characteristic scaling laws.


This investigation was supported by the Ministry of Education and Science of Republic of Serbia, under the projects No. 172015 and 45001.


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