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Nonnegativity of the Cauchy matrix and exponential stability of a neutral type system of functional differential equations. (English) Zbl 0989.34063

Summary: The authors consider the system

x i ' (t)+ j=1 n q ij (t)x j ' g ij (t)+ j=1 n p ij (t)x j h ij (t)=f i (t),t[0,+),x i (s)=x i ' (s)=0,(1)

if s<0, i=1,,n. f i ,p ij ,q ij ,h ij ,g ij :[0,+) are measurable essentially bounded functions, h ij (t)t, g ij (t)t, A, mesA=0 implies mesg ij -1 (A)=0, where mes is the Lebesgue measure, i,j=1,,n, vraisup t[0,+) j=1 n |q ij (t)|<1, 1,,n. Let X(t) be the fundamental matrix of (1) satisfying the condition X(0)=E and C(t,s) the Cauchy matrix.

The authors obtain sufficient conditions for the validity of exponential estimates of the form

|C ij (t,s)|Nexp{-α(t-s)},0st<+,i,j=1,,n,|X ij (t)|Nexp{-αt},(2)

with positive numbers N and α. The estimates (2) are based on results on the nonnegativity of the entries of the Cauchy matrix [see A. I. Domoshnitsky and M. V. Sheina, Differ. Equations 25, No. 2, 145-150 (1989); translation from Differ. Uravn. 25, No. 2, 201-208 (1989; Zbl 0694.34060)]. Furthermore, the authors’ method allows one to estimate lim t+ 0 t |C ij (t,s)|ds.

34K20Stability theory of functional-differential equations